• produces
  • Ecthyma, the nonbullous form of impetigo, produces painful fluid- or pus-filled sores with redness of skin, usually on the arms and legs, become ulcers that penetrate deeper into the dermis. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Erythema multiform Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Stevens-johnson syndrome Pemphigous vulgaris HPV insect bites burns Herpes simplex 1/2 Since the common pathogens involved with impetigo are bacteria naturally found on the skin, most prevention (especially in children), is targeted towards appropriate hygiene, wound cleaning, and minimizing scratching (i.e. by keeping nails trimmed and short). (wikipedia.org)
  • skin
  • Other factors can increase the risk of contracting impetigo such as diabetes mellitus, dermatitis, immunodeficiency disorders, and other irritable skin disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • To prevent spread of impetigo to other people the skin and any open wounds should be kept clean. (wikipedia.org)
  • forms
  • This most common form of impetigo, also called nonbullous impetigo, most often begins as a red sore near the nose or mouth which soon breaks, leaking pus or fluid, and forms a honey-colored scab, followed by a red mark which heals without leaving a scar. (wikipedia.org)