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I have a furuncle. Does this mean I have staph?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Likely
Staph is a common bacterium causing abscess of hair follicles.

In brief: Likely
Staph is a common bacterium causing abscess of hair follicles.
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Furuncle
Indeed, the bacteriologic cause of most furuncles is staphylococcus aureus.

In brief: Furuncle
Indeed, the bacteriologic cause of most furuncles is staphylococcus aureus.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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