2 doctors weighed in:

Are staph infections contagious?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Steven Bowers
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

The best way to avoid passing on or acquiring staph infection is good hand washing and personal hygiene.

In brief: Yes

The best way to avoid passing on or acquiring staph infection is good hand washing and personal hygiene.
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Dr. Willam Lau
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

Staph infections are usually spread by direct contact with an infected person.

In brief: Yes

Staph infections are usually spread by direct contact with an infected person.
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