Impetigo

Known as: Impetigo [Disease/Finding], Impetigine, MARKARUPI 
A common superficial bacterial infection caused by STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS or group A beta-hemolytic streptococci. Characteristics include pustular… (More)
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as group A Streptococcus (GAS), causes mild human infections such as pharyngitis and impetigo… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Group A Streptococcus (GAS; Streptococcus pyogenes) is a human pathogen which causes significant morbidity and mortality globally… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Impetigo and scabies are endemic diseases in many tropical countries; however the epidemiology of these diseases is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND More than 3.5 million children aged less than 5 years die from diarrhoea and acute lower respiratory-tract infection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although pili have long been recognized in Gram-negative pathogens as important virulence factors involved in adhesion and… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Desmosomal cadherins are the pathophysiologic targets of autoimmune or toxin-mediated disruption in the human diseases pemphigus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The expression of most Staphylococcus aureus virulence factors is controlled by the agr locus, which encodes a two-component… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Exfoliative toxin A, produced by Staphylococcus aureus, causes blisters in bullous impetigo and its more generalized form… (More)
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2000
2000
An in vivo model for group A streptococcal (GAS) impetigo was developed, whereby human neonatal foreskin engrafted onto SCID mice… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Pseudomonas aeruginosa . Even so, effective topical antimicrobial chemotherapy and early burn wound excision have significantly… (More)
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