If I was a past carrier of MRSA Staph Infection will It make me fail a TB test?

Answer Totally different. A skin TB test checks for your body's reaction to a specific antigen found on the TB bacteria. The blood test is more complex, but checks for specific TB antigens, also.

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How contagious is the MRSA staph infection?

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