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Why is mrsa dangerous?

Other than being a serious hospital-acquired infection, MRSA is resistant to the most commonly used antibiotic methicillin. It is a form of Staphylococcus bacterium, which can only be treated by antibiotic vancomycin. MRSA (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) is one of the most common causes of death from hospital-acquired infections.
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What Are the Dangers of a MRSA Infection?
MRSA may start out as a small bump that appears to be a pimple or a bug bite, which then becomes painful and swollen. Other symptoms of MRSA include redness, pus and fever. Doctors test for MRSA by taking a sample of tissue or nasal secretions and  www.ehow.com
Why is mrsa such a dangerous infection?
its all in the name- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus- this means it resistant to many types of antibiotics but not all (currently) and without them right now their are few to none other options, antibiotic resistance is a major growing  answers.yahoo.com
Why is MRSA causing concern?
Because it can lead to death and it is difficult to treat because it is resistant to most of the antibiotics.  wiki.answers.com

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