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Image Number 696 (Bullous impetigo)

 
Morphology:
Blisters

Diagnosis: Bullous impetigo

Site: Arm,forearm

Sex: M

Age: 1

Type: Clinical

Description: Intact and ruptured bullae

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Bullous impetigo is a toxin-mediated erythroderma caused almost exclusively by S aureus. It presents with small or large, superficial, fragile bullae on the trunk and the extremities.



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