Definición de impetigo en inglés:

impetigo

Saltos de línea: im|pe¦tigo
Pronunciación: /ˌɪmpɪˈtʌɪɡəʊ
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
A contagious bacterial skin infection forming pustules and yellow crusty sores: the children all have impetigo
  • This disease is caused by the bacteria Streptococcus pyogenes or S. aureus
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Common skin infections include cellulitis, erysipelas, impetigo, folliculitis, and furuncles and carbuncles.
  • Those ailments included scabies, a parasitic skin infection, and impetigo, a bacterial infection linked to poor sanitation.
  • Excessive scratching can cause a bacterial infection such as impetigo, which may make symptoms worse.

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin, from impetere 'to assail, attack'.

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