When should I call my doctor about staph infection?

Since staph infection can become serious very quickly, you should contact your doctor right away if you have signs of a staph infection. Only a doctor can diagnose and treat a staph infection.

Last reviewed by a Cleveland Clinic medical professional on 09/17/2019.

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