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Can MRSA cause UTI or kidney issues?

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Dr. Claude Parola
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Possible

Most UTI are caused by other bactetria( gram negative), but it is not impossible for MRSA to cause urinary tract infection.

In brief: Possible

Most UTI are caused by other bactetria( gram negative), but it is not impossible for MRSA to cause urinary tract infection.
Dr. Claude Parola
Dr. Claude Parola
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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

Mrsa infections from the bloodstream can secondarily infect the kidneys and lead to kidney abscesses and utis.
A primary MRSA UTI or kidney infection would be very rare.

In brief: Yes

Mrsa infections from the bloodstream can secondarily infect the kidneys and lead to kidney abscesses and utis.
A primary MRSA UTI or kidney infection would be very rare.
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
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