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2. Infected Wounds

An infected wound is the perfect breeding ground for bacteria to develop. That's why it's vital to clean and sanitize any injuries as soon as possible; this keeps infection risk low. Skin conditions such as cellulitis indicate the presence of staph bacteria. Cellulitis is characterized by swelling and redness of the skin and should be reported to your dermatologist.

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