Definition of 'impetigo'
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You are suffering from impetigo, a skin infection caused by either the staphylococcus or streptococcus bacterium. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If the skin is broken the bacteria can penetrate and lead to boils, impetigo and other skin infections. The Sun (2008)Non-bullous impetigo is most common and affects skin around the nose and mouth, causing sores that leave a yellow crust. The Sun (2015)
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