Portuguese Society of Microbiology
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is currently one of the most important human pathogens worldwide, being a frequent cause of hospital-, community- and livestock-associated infections. The severity of the infections ranges from minor skin infections to life‐threatening conditions, such as endocarditis, bacteraemias, respiratory and urinary tracts infections and infections associated with intravascular devices and foreign bodies.
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