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How is erysipelas usually transmitted?

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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Contact

Contact with infected skin.

In brief: Contact

Contact with infected skin.
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Contagious

It is caused by common bacteriae on the skin.
It could transmit from person to person through close-contact or open wound. For the person him/herself, from one infected area to other open areas through scratching, abrasion or cuts.

In brief: Contagious

It is caused by common bacteriae on the skin.
It could transmit from person to person through close-contact or open wound. For the person him/herself, from one infected area to other open areas through scratching, abrasion or cuts.
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Thank
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