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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Mrsa infection of the nose

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I just did a nose swab and tested positive for MRSA, a resistant bacteria. Is this serious? I am getter nag a back operations next week. Will this operations n need to be cancelled? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
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. Harish Naik MD

I am concerned that my husband has MRSA. What started as a small bump this morning now looks like .... Could this be MRSA? Earlier tonight, my son was in his high chair. I checked the roof of his mouth ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Fatbardha Sejdini MD

Hi! I have a question about MRSA. My mom has had 3-4 MRSA infections in her life, so I'm not sure ... away. This afternoon she went to an eye doctor and he said it was a staph infection deep in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Fatbardha Sejdini ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

What causes MRSA and what is the cure for it? The hospital said that they did swab and two out of three of them said that I had mrsa so I was wondering thank you study in another country do as a cure ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( 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 ... nose. Does this mean that the infection is not gone yet or is this a normal part of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

My father (who has myeloma/secondary PCL) came home from the hospital with an MRSA infection on his back. It responded to antibiotics and cleared up, but he still has the bacteria in his nose. We ve... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shanti Vennam MD

I have just been told I have MRSA as does my 2 year old son (from nose swabs). Son had boils on his ... been prescribed this. We are told to put Bactroban inside our nose for 14 days. I have a pimply... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shanti Vennam ( OBGYN)
Dr. Okuneye Taofik Ayoola MD

My teenaged daughter has had several reoccurring bouts of MRSA since last summer. She has been given Bactrim for oral use and a Bactrim-based powder to put in her nose. She has developed from one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Okuneye Taofik Ayoola ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priyanka G Raj MD

My daughter was diagnosed with what they thought was MRSA staph now they think it is a boil so we are treating it as MRSA I will know the results tomorrow. My question is how long does she have to wait to go ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka G Raj ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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.

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Hi there, I am sorry for the MRSA infection you got and pity that you did not take antibiotics. That is the final solution for MRSA (as it is difficult to get healed). Can you send a photo of the...