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A 48-year-old member asked:

What if i was a past carrier of mrsa staph infection will it make me fail a tb test?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Yes: If you skin is sensitive, your physician may be able to manage you on an oral or non-irritating topical antibiotic.
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