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"Staphylococcal infection"




  1. photo Excessive antibiotic use is actually making staph <b>infections</b> strongerExcessive antibiotic use is actually making staph infections strongerNews
    . Methicillin-resistant infections that are related to cardiac implantable electronic device leads that have to be explanted are especially on the rise, according to a single-center study. Staphylococcal bacteriaRead more
  2. photo Another reason to quit smoking: Cigarettes make deadly superbugs more powerful while degrading immunityAnother reason to quit smoking: Cigarettes make deadly superbugs more powerful while degrading immunityNews
    resistant to your immune system, including MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, the antibiotic-resistant superbug that causes pneumonia, life-threatening infections in the bloodstreamRead more
  3. photo Deadly Bacteria Lands Cheese Manufacturer with FDA LawsuitDeadly Bacteria Lands Cheese Manufacturer with FDA LawsuitArticle
    involving the presence of deadly bacteria. Mexicali Cheese Corporation located in Woodhaven—a neighborhood in Queens—has a history of health violations that include findings of staphylococcal bacteriaRead more

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Staphylococcal infection

Disease

Staphylococci are species of Gram-positive bacteria that can cause a wide variety of infections in humans and other animals through infection or the production of toxins. Staphylococcal toxins are a common cause of food poisoning, as they can be produced in improperly-stored food. Staphylococci are also known to be a cause of bacterial conjunctivitis. Among neurosurgical patients, it can cause...More