Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

Known as: Disease, Ritter's, Ritter Disease, Syndrome, Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin 
A blistering skin disorder caused by exfoliative toxins produced by Staphylococcus aureus infection. The toxins cause the formation of bullae and… (More)
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2005
2005
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) is a blistering skin disorder caused by Staphylococcus aureus. The… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Humans are a natural reservoir for Staphylococcal aureus. Colonization begins soon after birth and predisposes to infection. S… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) is a common disorder that is usually seen in infants and children and rarely seen in… (More)
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2002
2002
Bullous impetigo due to Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most common bacterial infections of man, and its generalized form… (More)
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2001
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2001
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome describes a spectrum of superficial blistering skin disorders caused by the exfoliative… (More)
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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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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Outbreaks of nosocomial staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) in infants have been well-described associated… (More)
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1997
1997
The production of staphylococcal exfoliative toxin A (ETA) and toxin B (ETB), toxic shock syndrome toxin (TSST-1), and… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) is a recognised clinical entity that affects primarily the very young and, in rare… (More)
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1988
1988
Over a period of 2 months, 12 babies born in the maternity unit at Guy's Hospital developed staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome… (More)
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