VRSA

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noun \ˌvē-ˌär-ˌes-ˈā, ˈvər-sə\

Definition of VRSA

  1. :  any of several strains of MRSA that are highly resistant to vancomycin

Origin and Etymology of vrsa

vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus


First Known Use: 1995


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