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Disease Impetigo

Name Impetigo
Synonym Impetigo Contagiosa
Definition A common superficial bacterial infection caused by STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS or group A beta-hemolytic streptococci. Characteristics include pustular lesions that rupture and discharge a thin, amber-colored fluid that dries and forms a crust. This condition is commonly located on the face, especially about the mouth and nose.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D007169
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Staphylococcal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Impetigo Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Streptococcal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Impetigo Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Impetigo Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Impetigo Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Impetigo Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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