Trasmission of MRSA - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : HI
User : hello
Doctor : how can i help you?
User : my dad has mrsa in his blood and i was told that i couldnt get it because it isnt in his skin
Doctor : ok
User : is this true becuause i am being told different things
Doctor : what exactly do want to know about mrsa?
User : i want to see him but he always wants a hug and a nurse told me i could get it if i touched his skin and another told me i couldnt
User : becuase it is in his blood
Doctor : yes you can get infected by his infection
Doctor : yes the bacteria does appear in blood in infected induviduals
Doctor : but normally these bacteria are found in skin of also
User : yes they didnt notice any in his skin but it is in his blood severly
Doctor : even in a non infected person staphylococcus bacteria are found in skin
Doctor : in skin it just appears without causing the disease it acts as a commensal
Doctor : but once it gains entry into blood it causes the disease
Doctor : anything else i can help you with?
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