Research – MRSA Transmission Between Humans and Horses

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Although rare, zoonotic diseases such as Methicillin –resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) have been shown to be transmitted from humans to horses and horses to humans putting those that work with horses at a higher risk. According to recent research, MRSA is up to ten times more common in equine veterinarians than the rest of us.

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