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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You are probably referring to methicillin resistant Staph aureus (MRSA) infection - an infection that is caused by the bacteria, Staph aureus, that has become resistant to most antibiotics
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Mercers disease, more commonly known as MRSA, is a highly contagious disease. It requires isolation and hospitalization to properly treat.
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Mercer Infection MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) is a multiply-resistant bacterial illness, a serious staphylococcus infection.
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Do you mean MRSA? Pronounce Mersa? Its a drug resistant staph infection, very dangerous. I believe some nations might call this a Mercer infection.
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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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Mercer disease is sometimes referred to as MRSA. This is an infection caused by a very contagious bacteria. The bacteria is called Staphylococcus (staph) bacteria ...
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