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Dermatologic Manifestations of Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome Differential Diagnoses

  • Author: Paul Benson, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
 
Updated: Oct 16, 2014
 
 
 
Contributor Information and Disclosures
Author

Paul Benson, MD Chief, Program Director, Dermatology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences at Bethesda

Paul Benson, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Specialty Editor Board

Michael J Wells, MD, FAAD Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L Foster School of Medicine

Michael J Wells, MD, FAAD is a member of the following medical societies: Alpha Omega Alpha, American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Edward F Chan, MD Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Edward F Chan, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatopathology, Society for Investigative Dermatology

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Chief Editor

Dirk M Elston, MD Professor and Chairman, Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine

Dirk M Elston, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Additional Contributors

Leonard Sperling, MD Chair, Professor, Department of Dermatology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Leonard Sperling, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Acknowledgements

Jessica H Kim, MD Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology, University of Washington School of Medicine; Dermatology Consultant, Cascade Eye & Skin Centers

Jessica H Kim, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, American Contact Dermatitis Society, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, National Psoriasis Foundation, Washington State Medical Association, and Women's Dermatologic Society

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

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An infant with characteristic coloring in the skin that looks as though the child has been scalded.
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome in an adult.
 
 
 
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