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Statistics About The Most Pathogens That Gain Access Through The Skin

The most common pathogens that gain access through the skin include Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

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"Staphylococcus aureus is a leading pathogen that can infiltrate through skin breaches."

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"Fungal infections, such as those caused by dermatophytes, are the most common skin infections in the world."

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"Surgical site infections (SSIs) often result from skin-dwelling pathogens entering the body."

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"Pseudomonas aeruginosa is another common pathogen leading to skin infections, especially in burn victims."

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"Herpes simplex virus (HSV) can cause recurrent infections through skin contact."

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"Skin pathogens can develop resistance to antibiotics, complicating treatment."

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"Biofilm formation on the skin can protect pathogens from immune responses and antimicrobial treatments."

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"Skin flora can include both benign and pathogenic bacteria."

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"Regular exfoliation can help reduce the risk of skin infections by removing dead skin cells and surface pathogens."

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"The use of proper hand hygiene can reduce skin pathogen transmission by up to 50%."

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"Fomites can be a source of skin pathogen transmission in communal areas."

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"Around 1 in 3 people in the world are carriers of Staphylococcus aureus on their skin."

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"Escherichia coli, commonly found in the intestinal tract, can infect the skin through accidental breaches."

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"Needle-stick injuries are a common method for skin pathogen transmission among healthcare workers."

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"The skin acts as the first line of defense against many pathogens."

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"Over 70% of hospital-acquired infections involve skin-breaching pathogens."

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"Open wounds exposed to soil have a high risk of infection by Clostridium tetani."

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"The survival time of pathogens on skin can vary from minutes to several hours."

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"Approximately 500,000 cases of primary skin infections are reported in the U.S. annually."

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"More than 20% of healthcare-associated infections stem from skin contamination."

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