Staphylococcus aureus Infections - Infections - MSD Manual Consumer Version - adult staph infection

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Staphylococcal Infections: MedlinePlus adult staph infection


Overview. Staph infections are caused by staphylococcus bacteria, types of germs commonly found on the skin or in the nose of even healthy.

Staph infections of the skin can be serious and life threatening. Learn more about the symptoms, stages, treatment, and contagiousness of.

Read about staph infection treatment and complications: impetigo and cellulitis. other locations) of around 25%% of healthy adults and in 25% of hospital.