Impétigo, ampollas en las nalgas

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Impétigo, ampollas en las nalgas

El impétigo es una infección cutánea superficial causada tanto por estreptococos como por estafilococos. Aquí aparece en las nalgas, pero en los niños se observa con más frecuencia en la cara, parte superior del tórax y brazos. (Cortesía de los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades -CDC- de los Estados Unidos)

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  • Last Reviewed on 11/20/2012
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