Ecthyma is a variation of impetigo, presenting at a deeper level of tissue.
a bacterial skin infection characterized by microscopic, pus-filled blisters.
Ecthyma as related to Impetigo
- Impetigo and Ecthyma - The Merck Manuals
Impetigo is a superficial skin infection with crusting or bullae caused by streptococci, staphylococci, or both. Ecthyma is an ulcerative form of impetigo.
- Impetigo and Ecthyma - Skin Disorders - Merck Manuals ...
Impetigo and ecthyma are itchy and slightly painful. The itching often leads to extensive scratching, particularly in children, which serves to spread the infection.
- Ecthyma - Wikipedia
Ecthyma is a variation of impetigo, presenting at a deeper level of tissue. It is usually associated with Group A (beta-hemolytic) Streptococcus (abbreviated GAS).
- Impetigo - Wikipedia
Impetigo is a bacterial infection that involves the superficial skin. The most common presentation is yellowish crust on the face, arms, or legs.
- Impetigo | DermNet New Zealand
Impetigo (school sores, skin infection). Authoritative facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand.
- MedlinePlus - Impetigo
Impetigo is a skin infection caused by staph or strep bacterias. It can spread by contact with an infected person. Treated with antibiotics.
- How to Cure Impetigo (with Pictures) - wikiHow
How to Cure Impetigo. Impetigo is a common superficial bacterial skin infection, most commonly seen in children. It is easily spread in close quarters and is very ...
- Impetigo Soap - Defense Soap
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- Impetigo | definition of impetigo by Medical dictionary
Impetigo Definition. Impetigo refers to a very localized bacterial infection of the skin. There are two types, bullous and epidemic. Description
- Symptoms and causes - Impetigo - Mayo Clinic
Impetigo — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this highly contagious skin condition.