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Medical Term:

bullous impetigo of newborn

 

Definition: usually, widely disseminated bullous lesions appearing soon after birth, caused by infection with Staphylococcus aureus.

Synonym(s): impetigo neonatorum2, pemphigus gangrenosus2

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