while an infection can never occur w/o colonization.
I suspect that your physician concerned that your nasalsore... a nasal culture to confirm the presence of MRSA. After all, you'd hate to take an antibiotic...
It could be that a folicle of hair got inflamed, and was repeatedly irritated by your picking it. You should carefully clean it out with hydrogen peroxide, or just warm water and gentle soap, dry it and put on an ointment on
It is an infection on a bigger scale than before. Treat yourself with tepid salt water (mild concentration) with an eye-dropper and your head tilted back. Also gurgle salt water. Do it several times a day, or at least 2x. Tak
I agree with the above two. You want to have your cat checked by your veterinarian to rule out problems, particularly those that affect her immune response that could set her up for repeated infections. Also, if you're using
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in your nose also prevents simple cuts from healing.
Staph grows so luxuriously in the wet nasal membranes... in your nostrils nightly for several weeks.
Insight into relief for a sore throat...