A bacterial infection of the skin
Most typically affecting the faces of children and spread for example in the playground by direct person to person contact.
Children with impetigo are contagious to other children.
The skin condition is usually crusted and requires specialist treatment, because of it being contagious and very easily treatable, early expert intervention and rapid consultation are advised. You can get your consultation here.
by Dr John Ashworth
Frequently Asked Questions
What to do now?
- You can: Go straight to the online consultation page for your personal report from Dr J Ashworth - (£39.95 per case)
- You can: Navigate through the site using the menu to the left to read more on the skin condition.
- You can : Watch a demo video on the online consultation. See the video message left side from Dr J Ashworth.