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Streptococcal sore throat | SA Health

Streptococcal sore throat is a bacterial infection of the throat and tonsils caused by Streptococcus pyogenes.

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Impetigo fact sheet - Fact sheets

​Impetigo is a highly contagious bacterial infection of the skin. Good hygiene helps prevent spread of infection.

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Impetigo - school sores - Better Health Channel

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Impetigo (school sores)

Impetigo is a contagious skin infection caused by Staphylococcus or Streptococcus bacteria.

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Impetigo | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is impetigo? Impetigo, sometimes called "school sores" is a bacterial infection of the skin

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Impetigo or school sores in children | Raising Children Network

Impetigo or school sores is when sores on your child’s skin are infected by bacteria. It’s very contagious. Your child probably needs antibiotic treatment.

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ACD A-Z of Skin - Impetigo

Impetigo is an infection of the skin that can be passed from person to person. It can affect skin that is intact (known as primary impetigo) or skin that is already compromised with cuts, abrasions, insect bites or other skin conditions such as eczema.

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Impetigo - MyDr.com.au

Impetigo - sometimes called school sores - is a very contagious skin infection. It is most common in children and infants and causes sores, especially on the face.

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Group B streptococcus and pregnancy - MyDr.com.au

Group B streptococcus (group B strep) is a common bacterium that is found in the body. It is usually harmless in adults. Sometimes, however, a woman who has group B strep can infect her baby during delivery.

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Pneumococcal disease in Australia

Pneumococcal disease is caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria (also known as pneumococcus). These bacteria are commonly found in the nose and throat of some people, most of whom remain healthy.

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