Can Mrsa Of A Wound Cause Amputation?


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Bill answered
Yes, staphylococcus bacteria can infect virtually any part of the body including bone.
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Anonymous answered
It depends how deeply infected the wound is.  But, yes.  My ex-husband is now a double amputee as a result of MRSA infections.  Both feet went gangrenous.  Ick.  It's pretty sad these days.

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