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DOID DOID:8504
Name impetigo
Definition A pyoderma consisting of three forms of skin lesions having either a thick, adherent, recurrent, dirty yellow crust with an erythematous margin (common or superficial impetigo) or lessions which are superficial, thin-walled, and bullous as found in bullous impetigo. The lesions in bullous (staphylococcal) impetigo, which are always caused by S aureus, are superficial, thin-walled, and bullous.
http://gsbs.utmb.edu/microbook/ch098.htm
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ICD10CM:L01

ICD10CM:L01.0

ICD10CM:L01.00

ICD9CM:684

MESH:D007169

NCI:C99088

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:48277006

UMLS_CUI:C0021099

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gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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is_a pyoderma

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