Infantigo is known as the bacterial skin infection. Apparently, this infection is more common affected the children than in adults. However, all age can get it from the contact with someone who is infected. Do you want to know what it is to be infected by this infection? Go search “what is infantigo pictures” on the Internet.
The symptoms of infantigo start as the small red spots. Then, they change to blisters that in the end will be break open. The sores itself are not painful. However, they might be itchy. Talking about the ooze, it will be fluid and look crusty. As for the sores, they might be as small as the pimples or bigger than the coins. The worst thing is that they will increase in size and number.
Generally, those sores can occur anywhere on the entire body. But, mostly, they appear around the mouth and nose. Go type “infantigo pictures mouth” on the search engine to get the illustration of infantigo picture on the mouth.
For your information, the infection of infantigo mostly starts with the minor cuts, insect bites, or the rash including eczema. Basically, in any place when there is broken skin. You can open your search engine and type “pictures of infantigo rash” to know what kind of rash of infantigo is.
By looking for the infantigo rash pictures, you will get the illustration of how the rash it. If you look at the picture, you will see the yellowish crusts on the face (mouth, nose, and so on), arms, or legs. As stated before, those things might be itchy and cause a fever in some cases. If you get a fever, the best way is to see a doctor so you will get a right treatment.
If you have some red spots as described above and are confused what is the possibility behind it, you can search for the infantigo skin disease pictures and compare them to your red spots. You can compare them with your little knowledge. If you want to make sure, please see a doctor. Seeing a doctor is the best way you can do.
Talking about the treatment of infantigo, antibiotics might be the best answer. For the mild infantigo cases, antibiotic ointment or antibiotics cream can be put on the sores. If the infectionis on the serious level, antibiotic pills are best. After taking the treatment, most of the sore will be completely healed in at least a week.
For the home remedy, you can gently wash the sores with the clean water every day. The doctor might advice you to soften or remove the crusts if the crusts form. You can do it by soiling those sores in the warm water and make them dry. This step can make the cream or ointment work way more better. do not forget to wash both of your hands with the soap and water or use the alcohol based hand sanitizer once you touched the area.