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Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Joseph Mort
  1. Describe the various skin infections caused by Streptococcus and Staphylococcus species.
  2. List pathogens that cause vesicles, bullae, crusts, folliculitis, papular/nodular lesions, and ulcers.
  3. Differentiate features of cellulitis and necrotizing fasciitis.
  4. Recognize necrotizing fasciitis as a surgical emergency.
  5. Differentiate preseptal cellulitis from orbital cellulitis based on a patient’s clinical presentation.
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