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What does culture yielded growth of staphylococcus aureus mean?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Common skin germ

Staph aureus is just a common skin germ that is often found in abscesses or pustules.
It is considered more invasive or aggressive than many other skin germs.MRSA is one strain of this germ.

In brief: Common skin germ

Staph aureus is just a common skin germ that is often found in abscesses or pustules.
It is considered more invasive or aggressive than many other skin germs.MRSA is one strain of this germ.
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