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I have a question if someone had staff pneumonia does this

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I have a question if someone had staff pneumonia does this mean they always have mrsa in their system?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr S.A.Alam replied 10 months ago.

Thank you for your question, no there are several types of staphylococcal bacteria and it is not always MRSA. MRSA is found in only few subjects who are not previously exposed to hospital while in these exposed to hospital have more chances of MRSA infection. Thank you.