July 27, 2016

MRSA

What is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)? (Continued)

A deadly complication of MRSA is a deep infection, necrotizing fasciitis, which causes rapid spread and destruction of human tissues. Some but not all strains of MRSA are more likely to behave like "flesh-eating bacteria." It is impossible to predict which MRSA infection will be "flesh-eating." Continue Reading

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