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What is mercei? What is the infection mercei? Patient is in

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What is mercei?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: What is the infection mercei?
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Patient is in Nursing Home.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 3 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

It's MRSA--methicillin resistent staphylococcus aureus

It's a routine staph bacteria that's resistant to many antibiotics

It's very commonly seen in hospitals and nursing homes

Please let me know if you need any more information