Complicated Community-Acquired Soft Tissue Infection by MRSA from Porcine Origin
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- Declercq, P., Petré, D., Gordts, B. et al. Infection (2008) 36: 590. doi:10.1007/s15010-007-7029-4
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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a rare cause of community acquired soft tissue infection in Europe. We report a case of severe soft tissue infection caused by a MRSA strain originating from a pig bite.