Fact Sheet: Impetigo What is Impetigo? Impetigo is a bacterial infection of the skin usually caused by either group A streptococci or Staphylococcus aureus.

Public Information Fact Sheet IMPETIGO (Non-invasive Streptococcus A) What is impetigo? Impetigo (pronounced: im pe TIE go) is a skin infection that is common in children, and most often occurs in the summertime.

Impetigo Disease Fact Sheet . What is impetigo? Impetigo is an infection of the skin caused primarily by the bacterium Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as Group A streptococci (GAS) . What are the symptoms of impetigo?

Impetigo Fact Sheet Impetigo is a common skin infection in young children It is caused by streptococcal or staphylococcal bacteria. Although common in children, impetigo can occur

FACT SHEET Impetigo Impetigo is a rapidly spreading, highly contagious skin infection that frequently occurs in children’s settings such as day care centers, kindergartens and schools.

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US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/diseaseinfo/groupastreptococcal_g.htm Medline Plus A Service of the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health CDHO Factsheet Impetigo Author:

Impetigo is a common skin infection in young children. It is caused by streptococcal or staphylococcal bacteria. Although common in children, impetigo can occur in people of any age. A rash appears 4 to 10 days after exposure. Impetigo Fact Sheet

August 2014 IMPETIGO FACT SHEET What is impetigo? Impetigo is a common skin infection in young children. It is caused by either the streptococcal or the staphylococcal bacteria.

Fact Sheet Impetigo Page 1 What is impetigo? Impetigo, sometimes called "school sores" is a bacterial infection of the skin.. The principal cause are strains of staphylococcus aureus (golden staph). The usual golden staph strains which

Fact Sheet: Legionnaires’ disease (Legionellosis) What is Legionellosis? Legionellosis is an infection caused by the bacterium Legionella pneumophila.

FACT SHEET Impetigo What is it? Impetigo is a skin infection caused by streptococcal (strep) or staphylococcal (staph) bacteria. It occurs when the bacteria get under the skin through a scrape, cut or insect bite. It is most common in children.

MRSA FAct Sheet FoR eARly childhood cARe And educAtion PRoFeSSionAlS Developed with support from the CDC Foundation through an educational grant from Pfizer Inc.

FACT SHEET FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS: Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Skin Infections Staphylococcus aureus is a common etiologic organism in soft tissue infections, and may be

NC Department of Public Instruction, Curriculum and Instruction Services, Healthy Schools Section, October 2007 Staph and MRSA Fact Sheet How Staph, including MRSA, are Spread

MRSA FACT SHEET Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus What is Staphylococcus aureus? Staphylococcus aureus (Staf-lo-coc-cus aw-ree-us) is a bacteria that is normally

FACT SHEET Impetigo Impetigo is a rapidly spreading, highly contagious skin infection that frequently occurs in children’s settings such as day care centers, kindergartens and schools.

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