Which pyodermas have been associated with scabies?

Updated: Oct 13, 2020
  • Author: Megan Barry, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Common pyodermas include impetigo and cellulitis, which in rare cases cause sepsis. [30] The staphylococci or streptococci in the lesions can also lead to pyelonephritis, abscesses, pyogenic pneumonia, sepsis, and death.


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