Oregon Info for MRSA

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Jan 21, 2017
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

https://public.health.oregon.gov/DiseasesConditions/DiseasesAZ/Pages/disease.aspx?did=50

Staphylococcus aureus, or more simply "staph," are bacteria that often live in the nose or on the skin of healthy people. When these bacteria penetrate the skin or invade other parts of the body, a staph infection may result.

Source: Oregon Public Health