What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Impetigo

Impetigo is a bacterial

There is a rash with fluid-filled

Until the lesions have completely

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(staphylococcus or strepto-

blisters and honey-colored crusts.

healed, massage is systematically

 

coccus) infection of the

It usually begins somewhere on

contraindicated for this highly

 

Skin.

the face, but can appear any-

contagious condition.

 

 

where on the body.

 

 

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