What Is a Mercer Infection?

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A mercer infection is a serious staphylococcus infection. The infection normally occurs on the skin of affected people. The infection is normally resistant to most antibiotics. Elderly people are most susceptible.
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MRSA (Staph) Infection
MRSA (methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus) is a type of staphylococcus bacteria (staph) that is resistant to beta-lactam antibiotics. It is contagious and can cause life-threatening infection. MRSA isn’t found in the natural environment (soil or water) but lives in the nose and on the skin of humans. MRSA is spread by coming in contact with an infected person or by exposure to a MRSA-contaminated object or surface that an infected person touches. More »
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