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A 21-year-old female asked:

Can you get mrsa or staph infection by drinking after the person who has it?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Low risk: Possibly this could happen, but unlikely. Staph is spread primarily by direct skin to skin contact.
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A 44-year-old member asked:

What to do for staph infection that might be mrsa?

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 32 years experience
Get medical care: At minimum you will need antibiotics. Physician can assess and treat properly. Do not wait.
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Last updated Oct 5, 2020

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