en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methicillin-resistant_Staphylococcus_aureus

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) refers to a group of gram- positive bacteria ...... the presence of MRSA in the environment may allow resistance to be transferred to other bacteria through phages (viruses that infect bacteria).

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mrsa/symptoms-causes/syc-20375336

Oct 18, 2018 ... MRSA is the result of decades of often unnecessary antibiotic use. For years, antibiotics have been prescribed for colds, flu and other viral ...

www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/understanding-mrsa

Mar 21, 2017 ... Learn more from WebMD about MRSA, a contagious and antibiotic-resistant staph bacteria that leads to potentially dangerous infections.

www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/ss/slideshow-closer-look-at-mrsa

May 23, 2018 ... What is MRSA? View pictures of the contagious MRSA bacteria and see what a MRSA skin infection looks like.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/10634.php

Nov 13, 2017 ... MRSA is an infection caused by a strain of bacteria that are resistant to certain antibiotics, including penicillin, making it challenging to treat.

www.cdc.gov/mrsa/community/index.html

Feb 1, 2019 ... MRSA stands for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, a type of bacteria that is resistant to several antibiotics.

www.medicinenet.com/mrsa_infection/article.htm

Learn MRSA infection causes (methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus superbug), symptoms, treatment, and transmission by MRSA carriers. See pictures of ...

www.cookcountypublichealth.org/files/pdf/cd/mrsa-brochure-040912-final.pdf

MRSA. Methicillin-Resistant. Staphylococcus aureus. Understanding and reducing the risks of infection caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria. About Us.

www.aurorahealthcare.org/patients-visitors/blog/mrsa-and-how-to-prevent-the-spread-of-infections

Dec 28, 2017 ... If not cared for, an infection like MRSA can quickly develop into a life-threatening condition.