Pyoderma

What is Pyoderma?

Pyoderma means any skin disease that is pyogenic. These include superficial bacterial infections such as impetigo, impetigo contagiosa, ecthyma, folliculitis, Bockhart's impetigo, furuncle, carbuncle, tropical ulcer, etc

Questions and answers on "Pyoderma"

getting boils on my body for no apparent reason. doctor says it is simple oily skin problem, but all this started with a bad sting of pus filled...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Boils are skin infections.. Also called pyoderma.

It is a bacterial infection.. Caused by staphylococci.

Whenever pyoderma occurs, one should...

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I have a small pimple like white head on the tip of my breast that is getting sore to the touch.
56 yr old male. Anything to worry about?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Seems to be pyoderma, apply topical antibiotic

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for being at healthcaremagic
It could be pyoderma which is...

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I have an area of raised skin on inner thigh with white spots on it. What is...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Seems to be pyoderma, upload pictures

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

As per your complaints it seems to be pyoderma which is infection of the...

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