impetigo

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Words related to impetigo

a very contagious infection of the skin

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You suppose that this impetiginous component may have been a methicillin -resistant strain of Staphylococcus aureus (not cultured).
The diagnosis of post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis was made based first on the few physical examination markers of edema, impetiginous lesions on the lower extremities, and elevation in blood pressure.
Excoriations can lead to pustules and impetiginous lesions of secondary infection or pyoderma with Staphylococcus aureus and streptococci.