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How can you get staphyloccocus aureus?

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Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Internal Medicine

In brief: Is everywhere

The bacteria is a natural "inhabitant" of the skin.
Sometimes it overgrows (for lack of hygiene, decrease in the natural defense of the body, or having a more agressive mutation of the bacteria) and it produces infection. Most commonly these infections are in the skin but it can affect almost every organ (bone, heart, blood infections, ect).

In brief: Is everywhere

The bacteria is a natural "inhabitant" of the skin.
Sometimes it overgrows (for lack of hygiene, decrease in the natural defense of the body, or having a more agressive mutation of the bacteria) and it produces infection. Most commonly these infections are in the skin but it can affect almost every organ (bone, heart, blood infections, ect).
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
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Dr. Rudolf Zak
Podiatry

In brief: S. aureus

S. Aureus is the most common bacteria that cause wound infection.

In brief: S. aureus

S. Aureus is the most common bacteria that cause wound infection.
Dr. Rudolf Zak
Dr. Rudolf Zak
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