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How can you get rid of a staph infection?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends on where

Antibiotics are usually needed to get rid of staph infections, which are usually pus-forming.
There are different kinds of staph bacteria, with some being more resistant to antibiotics (such as MRSA strains) than others, and with some being more dangerous than others. The location and the background health of the patient also determines the kind of antibiotic treatment, so a doctor is needed.

In brief: Depends on where

Antibiotics are usually needed to get rid of staph infections, which are usually pus-forming.
There are different kinds of staph bacteria, with some being more resistant to antibiotics (such as MRSA strains) than others, and with some being more dangerous than others. The location and the background health of the patient also determines the kind of antibiotic treatment, so a doctor is needed.
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Lauren Romeo
You can wash the skin with Hibiclens and decreasing sugar in the diets also, helps your immune system.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: Antibiotics

Antibiotics treat staph infection.
See infectious disease doctor if problems.

In brief: Antibiotics

Antibiotics treat staph infection.
See infectious disease doctor if problems.
Dr. Robert Jackson
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