Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
See images of carbuncles, which are also called staph skin infections. Read how these are diagnosed, treated, and prevented.
Cellulitis is a common bacterial skin infection. Cellulitis may first appear as a red, swollen area that feels hot and tender to the touch.
Many marine animals bite or sting. Some animals are venomous, while others can inflict deep bites. Learn more about the risks and prevention.
MRSA is an infection caused by a type of staph bacteria that's resistant to many different antibiotics. Learn about its symptoms, causes, and treatment.
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