Impetigo

"Impetigo" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
A common superficial bacterial infection caused by STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS or group A beta-hemolytic streptococci. Characteristics include pustular lesions that rupture and discharge a thin, amber-colored fluid that dries and forms a crust. This condition is commonly located on the face, especially about the mouth and nose.


Publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Impetigo" by people in this website by year, and whether "Impetigo" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 151 publications over 26 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2015
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