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Staph Birth Over
Staph epi everywhere: Estimates exist that state all newborns begin to acquire some bacteria on their skin by 6 hours of age.(usually staph epi + others) this is often in spite of normal hospital practices. Mom, dad & all visitors that touch baby may pass their staph & it usually simply stays on the body surface causing no harm. Kids also begin to swallow germs that contaminate their fingers & mouth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a terrible staph infection after giving birth just over a month ago, could it have anything to do with giving birth?
Depends...: Pregnancy and delivery by itself does not make one at risk of developing a staph infection. Staphylococcus is a very prevalent bacteria that is found on our skin, on door knobs, at the gym, and in hospitals--just to name a few! the best way to prevent a staph infection around the time of pregnancy is good hand and personal hygiene. Make sure doctors and nurses wash well before caring for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 10 month son has been getting staph infections on the diaper/groin area since birth. Any way to irradiate it?
Immune workup: Repeated staph infections may be due to an immune deficiency. Some of the cells involved in fighting infection may carry a defect that makes him more prone to staph. I would suggest speaking with you pediatrician about this possibility. Some of the conditions include cgd. Prmg pediatric resp fax 858 259 9689 for review of records and ?S i hope that this helps. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was just recently on antibiotics for a staph infection and kept taking my birth control pill daily also. Is it normal to have my period for 2 weeks?
No- not normal: to have a period longer than a week. Please let your parents know so that this can be medically checked. Take care. ...Read more
I'm on the Depo-Provera birth control shot, I recently had a kidney infection, and now found out I have a staph infection, I'm on antibiotics and steroids, and I will be for about another week, however after I do finish my antibiotics, how long till my bi
Rephrase please: Your question was incomplete, please consider rephrasing. ...Read more
Staphylococcus: You can become colonized with a staphylococcus from kissing, but unlikely to produce infection. All of us carry this organism in our GI tract and many in the nasopharynx and skin. They do not produce disease unless an opportunity presents itself. Enjoy your kissing and stop worrying about this. ...Read more
It can...: Neosporin can be effective against staph. It is able to kill Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin-sensitive strains, MSSA), and other bacteria, however, it is not able to kill certain strains of Staphylococcus aureus such as strains with methicillin-resistance (MRSA). For anything other than a minor wound, you should consult with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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