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Image Number 2584 (Impetigo contagiosa)

 
Morphology:
Crusts

Diagnosis: Impetigo contagiosa

Site: Periorbital

Sex: M

Age: 4

Type:

Description: Perorificial crusted patches.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Asymptomatic, red crusted patches involved the periorbital region of three days duration. An oral cephalosprine suspension (Cefodox) plus fusidic acid ointment for one week gave excelllent result.



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