December 17, 2014

Staph Infection Pictures, Symptoms and Causes

This is <i>Staphylococcus aureus</i>.
Everyone is at risk for Staph infections.






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This man has a Staph infection.
A child shows signs of cellulitis caused by staphylococcal infection.
This MRSA (methicillin-resistant <i>Staphylococcus aureus</i>) infection occurred as a complication two years after cosmetic plastic surgery for a breast reduction.
This person has staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome.
Most people get Staph food poisoning by eating contaminated food.
Aerobic bacteria, <i>Staphylococcus aureus</i>, are cultured on an agar plate.
This highly magnified electron micrograph shows <i>Staphylococcus aureus</i> bacteria in a catheter.
A doctor gives antibiotics to a patient with a Staph infection.
A doctor signals the motion to stop.
Cover wounds with clean, dry bandages.
A nurse and patient wash their hands.
Avoid sharing personal items to prevent the spread of Staph.
A chef makes a salad while wearing rubber gloves.
A woman shops for personal toiletries.
A doctor and nurse greet a new patient.
A group of scientists study staphylococcal cultures in a laboratory.
This is a bacterial culture of <i>Staphylococcus aureus.</i>

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Reviewed by John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP on Sunday, October 26, 2014

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