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CARING FOR A PET DIAGNOSED WITH MRSA

Author: Anette Loeffler Dr.med.vet. DVD Dip ECVD MRCVS
Royal Veterinary College, Hertfordshire (UK)
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
http://www.rvc.ac.uk

Did you know...

Those who work in health settings, including vets and veterinary practice staff, may have a higher risk of carrying MRSA than the general population.

All about infections

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Treatments

Infections can generally be treated successfully with a single course of antibiotics, which may come in the form of creams or ointments, injections, or tablets, and many infections will even [&hellip

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Symptoms

If you notice these symptoms report them to your vet immediately. You may be suspicious of a complex and/or resistant infection if you pet has: A wound that will not [&hellip

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MRSA in Farm Animals

In 2005, the first report on MRSA in pigs came from The Netherlands. A relation was found between MRSA positive persons and living on a pig farm or working with [&hellip

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