Can I have MRSA in my cold sore if I had MRSA about 3 months ago?

Answer On One Hand: Reinfection From Surviving Surface BacteriaIt's very possible for someone to have another episode of MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) due to compromised skin--such as... Read More »

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MRSA in a 101 year old?

101 is very old, and 80lbs is very small. They may want to get her weight up before they start giving her IV vancomycin, and they may not be able to give it at all since this broad spectrim antibio... Read More »

Decolonize & MRSA?

MRSA is a disease that has become more prevalent according to the U.S. Department for Health and Human Services. When the disease first forms, it is called colonization, because it colonizes in dif... Read More »

The Dangers of MRSA on the Scalp?

As an antibiotic resistant of a staph infection, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can develop into two types of infection. Health care-associated MRSA (HA-MRSA) is commonly found ... Read More »

How do I look at MRSA in dogs?

MRSA, or methicillin-resistent Staphylococcus aureus, is a potentially life-threatening disease that can be shared between pets and their human caregivers. MRSA is especially hard to treat because ... Read More »