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What is the treatment for scalded skin syndrome?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
In brief: Scalded skin
Scalded skin syndrome is caused by infection with certain strains of staphylococcus bacteria.
The bacteria produce a poison that causes the skin damage. Scalded skin syndrome is found most commonly in infants and chilldren under the age of 5. Treatment is with antibiotics.

In brief: Scalded skin
Scalded skin syndrome is caused by infection with certain strains of staphylococcus bacteria.
The bacteria produce a poison that causes the skin damage. Scalded skin syndrome is found most commonly in infants and chilldren under the age of 5. Treatment is with antibiotics.
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