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ID 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.
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/impetigo/symptoms-causes/syc-20352352
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ICD10CM:L01.0

ICD9CM:684

MESH:D007169

NCI:C99088

SNOMEDCT_US_2021_09_01:156319000

UMLS_CUI:C0021099

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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Parent Relationships

is_a pyoderma

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