A 34-year-old member asked:
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how do i know when my impetigo is gone?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: The rash will have disappeared.
Answered on Apr 14, 2016

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Impetigo: Impetigo is normally, very easy to treat. A topical antibiotic ointment or oral antibiotics will treat the infection.
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Minor infection: But should be treated to keep it from spreading, and because it usually won't resolve without antibiotics.
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Direct contact: Impetigo spreads by direct skin to skin contact.
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