MRSA case reported at Northville High School

(WXYZ) - The Northville Public Schools superintendent says that one case of MRSA, or Methicillin- Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, was reported at Northville High School.

A doctor confirmed the student's diagnosis and a parent notified the district.

We're told this is separate from a case reported August 30 involving someone in the athletic program.

We're told athletic areas are being sanitized as a precaution.

MRSA is a staph infection that is resistant to some kinds of antibiotics.

To find out more information on MRSA, go here: http://www.cdc.gov/mrsa/groups/advice-for-athletes.html

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