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DOID DOID:9063
Name Ritter's disease
Definition A commensal bacterial infectious disease that is characterized by widespread erythema, peeling, and necrosis of the skin, that is caused by a toxin produced by a bacterium of the genus Staphylococcus (S. aureus). The infection has_symptoms redness of skin, has_symptom fluid-filled blister formation, has_symptom fever and has_symptom irritability.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritter%27s_disease, http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=staphylococcal+scalded+skin
Xrefs

ICD10CM:L00

ICD9CM:695.81

MESH:D013206

MTHICD9_2006:695.1

MTHICD9_2006:695.81

NCI:C85077

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:87758007

UMLS_CUI:C0038165

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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Synonyms

Dermatitis exfoliativa neonatorum [EXACT]

Pemphigus neonatorum [EXACT]

Ritter disease [EXACT]

Scalded skin syndrome [EXACT]

Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome [EXACT]

Toxic epidermal necrolysis, subcorneal type [EXACT]

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is_a commensal bacterial infectious disease

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