Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)

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Staphylococcus aureus is a common bacteria (germ). This bacteria is present on the skin and in the nose of many people. For most healthy people this bacteria does not cause a problem. This bacteria can enter the body and cause infection.

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