Ectima

Ectima es una enfermedad de la piel similar al impétigo pero mucho más invasiva. Por lo general, es causada por una infección por estreptococos que atraviesa la capa externa de la piel o epidermis hasta llegar a la capa más profunda o dermis y es posible que deje cicatrices.Ectima

Revision

Last reviewed 5/15/2013 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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