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We found 4 results for Bacterial Infections of the Skin
  1. Impetigo Briefly looks at impetigo, a common bacterialskin infection in children. Covers causes and symptoms. Covers treatment with antibiotics. Explains that it is contagious. Offers prevention tips.
  2. Necrotizing Fasciitis (Flesh-Eating Bacteria) Discusses rare flesh-eating bacterial infection. Includes info on Fournier gangrene. Covers symptoms and how it is diagnosed. Looks at treatment with medicine, surgery, and oxygen therapy. Covers treatment for complications caused by the infection.
  3. Swollen Glands, Hernias, and Other Lumps Under theSkin Discusses possible causes of swollen glands and other lumps under theskin. Covers bacterial and viral infections, noncancerous growths, hernias, aneurysms, and swelling caused by cancer. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  4. Puncture Wounds

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