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Is Mrsa The Main Cause Of Cellulitis Nowadays
Cellulitis: The majority of cellulitis infections are caused by infection with either strep (streptococcus) or staph (staphylococcus) bacteria. The most common bacteria that cause cellulitis are beta-hemolytic streptococci (groups a, b, c, g, and f). A form of rather superficial cellulitis caused by strep is called erysipelas. However, MRSA cellulitis is on the rise. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is there a relation between diabetes and UTI infection of e. Coli which is resistant to ciprofloxacin? What causes the resistance of the organism?
Uti: certainly urinary tract infections are more common in diabetics. Resistance to certain antibiotics has very little to do with diabetes. Resistance has more to do with previous antibiotic exposure and possibly exposure to organisms potentially from other people which are resistant to antibiotics ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the likelihood of bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) which was given for a skin disorder being the cause of acute renal failure.
Impetigo: Impetigo typically isn't dangerous, but complications can sometimes occur. For example, scarring, cellulitis- this potentially serious infection affects the tissues underlying your skin and eventually may spread to your lymph nodes and into the bloodstream. Left untreated, cellulitis can quickly become life-threatening, also one of the types of bacteria that cause impetigo can damage your kidneys. ...Read more
What is the medication of choice in the treatment of urethritis caused by staphylococcus species?
Antibiotics: Antibiotics.Get a more detailed answer ›
Avoid spread: Avoid spread of these virulent organism to others. ...Read more
MRSA: Staph is a common germ, lives on skin, in nose, elsewhere-ubiquitous. When get where they don't belong, cause infection including pus pockets (abscesses). Some strains are resistant to multiple antibiotics. One such strain is MRSA (methicillin resistant staph. Aureus); can be a big deal id there's infection with limited antibiotc available to rx. Don't want it to spread in hospitals, a big deal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
MRSA: Being a Microbiology Major as an undergraduate, I wish you good luck as you answer this question from your homework. It is impossible for us to answer this in 400 characters. ...Read more
Several: The pathogens of primary concern are the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv), hepatitis b virus (hbv), and hepatitis c virus (hcv). Practice safe sex, do not do drugs, especially IV drugs. Avoid tatoos if possible and if necessary, assure they are performed by a sanitary, cdc/fda approved and licensed artist. Use universal precautions with any known infected individuals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
UTI or septicemia: If you have urinary symptoms ie. Burning, urgency, frequency, flank pain, fever you and if you have wbc's in your urine you haave a urinary tract infection with s. Aureus. As persons with s. Aureus in their blood will frequently have the organism spread to their kidneys and appear in the urine you shoul have blood cultures done before antibiotic treatment and be checked for signs of systemic inf. ...Read more
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