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A third student diagnosed with MRSA

March 17, 2011

CLIFTON PARK, NY — A school district in Saratoga County has said that a third student has been diagnosed with a drug resistant staph infection, according to WCAX-TV.

According to The Daily Gazette of Schenectady, NY, an elementary school student in the Shenendehowa Central district is being treated for the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection, the article stated.

While a middle school student and a high school student were diagnosed with the infection in February, the cases don''t seem to be related, the article noted.

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