impetigo

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Related to bullous impetigo: bullous pemphigoid
  • noun

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a very contagious infection of the skin

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Johnston GA: Treatment of bullous impetigo and the staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome in infants.
This type includes strain NN1, isolated from an 11-month-old patient with bullous impetigo (8); strain NN 12, isolated from a 17-year-old patient with cutaneous abscess/osteomyelitis (8); strain NN31, isolated from an 18-year-old patient with pelvic abscesses (9); and strain EB00449, isolated from a 27-year-old patient with cutaneous abscesses (9).
2002 bullous impetigo Sharma & Verma, 2001; Staphylococcus scalded- Stulberg et al.
The multicenter, randomized, double-blinded, clinical study comparing Ozenoxacin one per cent cream versus placebo will be conducted in approximately 412 patients aged two months and older with a clinical diagnosis of non-bullous or bullous impetigo.
aureus is the sole cause of bullous impetigo and the main agent of nonbullous impetigo, where, however, Streptococcus pyogenes is sometimes isolated (20).