El impétigo es una infección en la piel que en general es provocada por una de dos Los tres tipos de impétigo son el impétigo no ampolloso (con costras). English Translation, Synonyms, Definitions and Usage Examples of Spanish Word ‘impétigo vulgar’. ABSTRACT. Impetigo is a common cutaneous infection that is especially prevalent in children. Historically, impetigo is caused by either group A β- hemolytic.

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Bullous impetigo —desquamation collarette and flaccid blisters.

Retrieved 5 December Lever’s Histopathology of the Skin, 10th Edition, Del Giudice P, Hubiche P. The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

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Mayo Clinic Health Information. It is available in Brazil in the form of ointment, alone or in combination with bacitracin. Impetibo impetigo non-bullous on the face. Most species of Pseudomonas aeruginosa are resistant to it. The remainder of the roof can be seen as a collarette at the periphery and the confluence of lesions promotes the appearance of polycyclic figures Figures 2 and 3.

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Yellowish skin crusts, painful [2] [3]. The discovery of satellite lesions, caused by self-inoculation, is frequent. Sores are not painful, but they may be itchy.

More severe cases require oral antibiotics, such as dicloxacillinflucloxacillinor erythromycin. Cochrane Database Syst Rev.

DermatologyInfectious disease. It is the result of Streptomyces fradiae fermentation. J Med Assoc Thai.


Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and impetigo. Although we have not found any Brazilian studies conducted in recent decades regarding the epidemiology of impetigo, these data are corroborated in studies conducted in different countries, such as United States, Israel, Thailand, Guyana, India, Chile, and Japan. To prevent the spread of impetigo the skin and any open wounds should be kept clean and covered.

Rather, glomerulonephritis may result from streptococcal cutaneous or upper respiratory tract infections, but the vular is the main previous site. Other phage types involved are 3A, 3C and Coagulase negative staphylococci are the most common organisms on the normal skin flora, with about 18 different species, and Staphylococcus epidermidis being the most common of the resident staphylococci.

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Therefore, concern about MRSA in community-acquired infections, should be greater in the presence of furuncles and abscesses and smaller in impetigo. Br J Gen Pract. This page was last edited on 2 Octoberat Neomycin sulfate is an antibiotic of the aminoglycoside group most commonly used in topical form.

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in community-acquired pyoderma. Archived from the original on 5 July The spectrum of vulgat selected antibiotic must cover staphylococci and streptococci, both for bullous impetigo as well as for crusted impetigo.

Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

Bacterial resistance and impetigo treatment trends: Efficacy and safety of retapamulin ointment as treatment of impetigo: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. There is not enough evidence to recommend alternative medicine such as tea tree oil or honey. Fusidic acid in dermatology. Staphylococci that possess PVL gene cause suppurative cutaneous infections such as abscesses and furuncles.


Bullous impetigo is most common among children aged two to five years. A review of its use in the management of impetigo and other uncomplicated superficial skin infections. Alternatively, amoxicillin combined with clavulanate potassiumcephalosporins first-generation and many others may also be used as an antibiotic treatment. Scratching can spread the sores; keeping nails short will reduce the chances of spreading.

Archived from the original on Clinical cure of impetigo with retapamulin is well defined, when compared with placebo. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc. After they break, they form yellow scabs. Impetigo in a population over 8. This website is intended for pathologists and laboratory personnel, who understand that medical information is imperfect and must be interpreted using reasonable medical judgment.

Benign vesicopustular eruptions in the neonate. The path would be from the nares or perineum to normal skin, and later to injured skin.

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