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Impetigo, a contagious superficial skin infection, is typically caused by group A streptococcus, the same bacteria that results in strep throat.
Treatments for impetigo include antibiotic creams, and in some cases, it will clear up on its own.
Impetigo is a highly contagious bacterial infection. It affects the surface layers of the skin, and can cause blisters, itching and scaling. The causes of impetigo are two types of ...
Two types of bacteria cause impetigo: streptococcus pyogenes (strep) and staphylococcus aureus (staph).
Impetigo is common among preschool-age children. It begins as a blistery, red, and uncomfortable rash, often accompanied by pimple-like protuberances that are filled with pus.
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Encylopedia entry for Impétigo.
por Amy Scholten, MPH
Impetigo (im-puh-TIE-go) is a highly contagious skin infection that mainly affects infants and children. Although anyone can develop impetigo, children ages 2 to 6 years and infants are ...
Encylopedia entry for Impetigo.
Amy Scholten, MPH
Impetigo is a highly contagious skin infection. It is caused by bacteria.
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