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Discolored skin after mrsa infection

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Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Dr XXXXXXX I know you are a specialist in sexual transmitted diseases, but can you answer a MRSA question? My 94 year old mother is very ill and she has MRSA, among other conditions. The culture was taken ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

colonized developed MRSA skin infection ! And from 9 – 6 needed hospitalization for CA MRSA skin infection ... infection need hospitalization – or this case is individual ?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

that nearly 80% of infections caused by CA-MRSA manifest as skin and soft tissue infections which are of mild ... that they have MRSA for that – and these more serious patients need... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Monika Dede MD

kissing or sexual contact with a MRSA carrier? Do all people that have had a MRSA infection in the past ...How do you get tested to see if you are a MRSA carrier? Are tests for being a carrier... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monika Dede ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

My mother has what looks to be a severe skin infection , both under her right breast and under her ... and/or an open, oozing wound. In the past she has had a MRSA infection that started with a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Roopa Hiremath MD

I had a MRSA infection on the side of my nose. The doctor lanced the boil and I ve been on Bactrim ... bump remaining. Also, when I pinch the skin, it is thicker than when I pinch it on the other side... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Bhumi Dave MD

diagnosed with MRSAa few days later..now the burn on the finger has become seriously infected and is in the hospital now also.. awaiting culture results..Also some of the skin surrounding the burn has black... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhumi Dave ( Critical Care Specialist)
Dr. Ornela Ademovi MD

A friend of mine had a boil on her inner thigh which got bigger and leaked a lot of fluid. Admitted to hospital, diagnosed with MERSA, had surgery, intervenors antibiotics and sent home after three days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ornela Ademovi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar MD

My souse had a closed MRSA infection in his leg that needed to be drained last July. Still has a fairly significant lump under skin. Now he is feeling weak and has subnormal temperature. No warmth ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Arun MD

antibacterial soap or skin cleanser that might help prevent me from contracting the infection? (I might add that I had a partial amputation of my right foot several years ago as a result of a MRSA... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

You are mostly having mrsa infection of skin, due to spread from your child. So better to consult dermatologist and start treatment. You may need antibiotics. Please hit thanks.

Dr. Vidya Pai MD

this sounds like Mrsa infection. she will need a short course of antibiotics and some ointment to help get her cured from the colonization

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi If the abscess was located on your private parts, it is not safe to have penetrative sex. Continue to take antibiotics for MRSA infection. Reply with thanks.