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should niece with staph play with my daughter?

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My niece (9 yrs old) has recently (2 days ago) was diagnosed with a staph infection. She has been on antibiotics. My daughter (5 yrs old) has recently lost a tooth. Is there any threat of infection if the two of them play together? My family is planning on going over to there house for a few hours.

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replied October 11th, 2017
Kids Health and Pediatrics Answer A62359
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. They can play together as much as they want. Dont worry.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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