Staph Infection Directory
Staph infections are caused by Staphylococcus ("staph") bacteria. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about staph infections, what causes them, their symptoms, treatment, and much more.
Staph Infections: Symptoms, Stages, Causes, Treatment, Contagiousness
WebMD explains staph infections of the skin, including symptoms and treatment.
Cellulitis: Symptoms, Causes, Treatments
Cellulitis is a common infection of the skin and the soft tissues underneath. WebMD explains causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
Symptoms of MRSA Infection
WebMD explains the symptoms of MRSA, a potentially dangerous staph infection.
Your Skin and MRSA
What is methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureaus? Find out more about MRSA and how the infection spreads in the hospital and community.
Slideshows & Images
MRSA -- What You Need to Know About This "Superbug"
What is MRSA? View pictures of the contagious MRSA bacteria and see what a MRSA skin infection looks like.
Childhood Illnesses Every Parent Should Know
Croup, sore throat, glue ear and Kawasaki disease are among child illnesses parents must know. BootsWebMD has symptoms, pictures, and advice for when to seek medical advice.