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Is there a test for impetigo, or can doctors diagnose it by looking at it?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Good ol eyes!

Diagnosis is made by a good history and exam.

In brief: Good ol eyes!

Diagnosis is made by a good history and exam.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology

In brief: Bacterial infect.

Impetigo is a bacterial infection with very typical presentation.
Physicians who were trained to recognize it should be able to do it by visual skin inspection. Topical or oral antibiotics required for treatment.

In brief: Bacterial infect.

Impetigo is a bacterial infection with very typical presentation.
Physicians who were trained to recognize it should be able to do it by visual skin inspection. Topical or oral antibiotics required for treatment.
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Thank
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