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Query about MRSA - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello!
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :  
I have MRSA, and I was curious if I could have gotten it from being in a lake for a long period of time?
User :  
I had cut my pinky on a screw on the bottom of a boat, and I got stuck out in the lake for 3.5 hours
User :  
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
it is usually spread from the infected person
Doctor :  
or the objects used by infected person
Doctor :  
that too this organism wont survive in dry atmosphere for much time
Doctor :  
it is the normal commensal of nasal mucosa

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