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Image Number 2502 (Impetigo contagiosa)

 
Morphology:
Crusts

Diagnosis: Impetigo contagiosa

Site: Perioral

Sex: M

Age: 3

Type:

Description: Periorificial honey-colored crusts.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

 This toddler presented with facial, chiefly  periorificial honey-colored crustations of 3-5 days duration. Oral cephalexin plus fusidic acid cream cured the condition within one week.



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