Impetigo of Elbow
The photo shows an abrasion of elbow that has become infected with bacteria.
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Impetigo of Left Cheek
This photograph shows the typical appearance of impetigo. Impetigo is Often covered by a soft, yellow-brown scab or crust.
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Author and Senior Reviewer: Barton D. Schmitt, M.D. Clinical content review provided by Senior Reviewer and Healthpoint Medical Network.
Last Review Date: 6/1/2011
Last Revised: 8/1/2011 3:06:29 PM
Content Set: Pediatric HouseCalls Symptom Checker
Version Year: 2012
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