According to a story in MedNewsToday, a retrospective study shows that patients hospitalised with inflammatory bowel disease were 39% more likely to become infected with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) than those admitted with other gastrointestinal conditions.
A common name for the large and/or small intestines. Full medical glossary
relating to the intestines, the digestive tract between the stomach and the anus Full medical glossary
A microbe, such as a type of bacteria, that is able to resist the effects of antibiotics or other drugs. Full medical glossary
septic arthritis Full medical glossary