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Identifying early signs and symptoms of impetigo

Identifying Impetigo Early: Signs And Symptoms

Impetigo is a bacterial skin infection that predominantly affects young children, although adults can contract it as well. Early identification and treatment are important to prevent its spread and to alleviate symptoms promptly. In this article, we will discuss the early indicators of impetigo, helping you to identify and respond

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Understanding the different types of impetigo infections

Understanding Different Types Of Impetigo Infections

Impetigo is a common and highly contagious skin infection that primarily affects children, but can also occur in adults. It is caused by bacteria, most commonly Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. Impetigo typically presents as red sores or blisters on the face, hands and feet and is characterised by the

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