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Image Number 1783 (Impetigo contagiosa)

 
Morphology:
Crusts

Diagnosis: Impetigo contagiosa

Site: Nose

Sex: M

Age: 12

Type:

Description: Honey-colored crusts.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Erythematous patches covered with honey-colored crustations involved the nose in a 12-year-old boy of 5 days duration. The lesions cured within 7 days on oral cephalexin. 



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