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How to cure staph infection?

I am a 41 year old female; I had abdominalplasty in 2008 after a gastric bypass in 2006; for the last year I noticed a slight discharge; I kept the area cleaned and didn't think twice...until last week. It started to smell foul. Went tot he doctor and they did a culture and it is a staf infection...I am freaked!!! I have noticed a bloated abdomin this past week. She put me on antibiotics, but I am freaked! How could this happen??
Tue, 16 Jan 2018
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Your query being appreciated, this is the infection and it can be happens to any one at any time but with right medicines it comes around for sure and no need to worry about this, once the antibiotic started then it will be alright soon, just be patience and stop worrying hope this information helps
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