Is Staph Contagious?

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Yes staph is contagious but only if the person that has the wound has stuff draining from it. If they have drainage or seeping as it is called you need to make sure to not have any open wounds or cuts when are you in contact with them as it can spread easily.
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A staph infection is very contagious, especially with hand to hand contact. It is best to keep it covered, or stay out of touch with others.
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When it's healed up and the infection is not open anymore, you can't transmit it to other people. However, there are different types of staph and one of the most common types stays
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Staph infections are contagious, but not dangerously so. As long as the person
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Not medical advice: If the wound is draining, and if people share items that are contaminated.
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