MRSA infections are highly drug resistant staph infections. They are sometimes called mercer infections. Find answers to your questions here. They are often found in skin infections and the wounds of those undergoing hospital treatment
MRSA Symptoms – what are they?
What is MRSA?
Is MRSA infection different from MERSA?
MRSA Test – How is MRSA detected
Is MRSA Infection Contagious?
Can you catch MRSA from skin contact?
How does MRSA spread in the family?
Is MRSA airborne?
More MRSA infection questions below. Use the comments box below for your questions.
How do you catch MRSA
Is MRSA just a hospital infection?
Is there an MRSA incubation period?
Exposure to MRSA – Should I be worried?
What about sex and MRSA?
MRSA Skin – Catching MRSA from skin contact?
Chronic MRSA – I keep getting MRSA?
How do you catch MRSA?
(Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus is the medical term that has given us the initials MRSA. It is sometimes called mercer staph infection or mrsa staff. MRSA is not a virus. Viruses need to infect something to keep on living. Bacteria can exist on their own for months)
Another common hospital infection is C Difficile – check out our guide here.