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What should you do if a neighbor's child has mrsa?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
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In brief: Make sure...

...The child is being treated with appropriate antibiotics.
As long as that's happening, there's no cause for concern.

In brief: Make sure...

...The child is being treated with appropriate antibiotics.
As long as that's happening, there's no cause for concern.
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dr. Joseph Eastern
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Dr. Robert Dorsey
Wound care

In brief: Make sure

That if the child has a wound that it is covered.
Also check on the number of days the child has been on antibiotics.

In brief: Make sure

That if the child has a wound that it is covered.
Also check on the number of days the child has been on antibiotics.
Dr. Robert Dorsey
Dr. Robert Dorsey
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Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Preventive Medicine

In brief: Usually Benign Bact

Staphylococcus aureus frequently present human skin & respiratory passages, especially nose.
Control of this bacteria, as with all, a function of the immune system. Sa is most commonly a commensal bacteria, but that reality is not good for marketing fear. Dietary choices, activities, emotions & any internal control affecting immune function can change. Mrsa merely means resistant multiple abs.

In brief: Usually Benign Bact

Staphylococcus aureus frequently present human skin & respiratory passages, especially nose.
Control of this bacteria, as with all, a function of the immune system. Sa is most commonly a commensal bacteria, but that reality is not good for marketing fear. Dietary choices, activities, emotions & any internal control affecting immune function can change. Mrsa merely means resistant multiple abs.
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
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