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Disease Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

Name Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
Synonyms Disease, Ritter | Disease, Ritter's | Ritter Disease | Ritter's Disease | Ritters Disease | Scalded-Skin Syndromes, Staphylococcal | Scalded Skin Syndrome, Staphylococcal | Scalded-Skin Syndrome, Staphylococcal | Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin Syndrome | Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin Syndromes | Syndromes, Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin | Syndrome, Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin
Definition A disease of infants due to group 2 phage type 17 staphylococci that produce an epidermolytic exotoxin. Superficial fine vesicles and bullae form and rupture easily, resulting in loss of large sheets of epidermis.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D013206
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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 Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
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 Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
3. 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 Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
4. 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 Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

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