How Impetigo can be Diagnosed?
Impetigo is easy to diagnose. The physician of primary care will treat your disease after examining the infected area. The doctors will also ask the parents or patients about any recent wound, cuts, or insect bite on the area of affected skin. They will also check whether it has been spread on other areas of your skin. Usually, there will be scabies as the sign of spreading case.
On further test, there are some proofs that the impetigo symptoms are severe a lot and can be spread rapidly on other body parts. Then, the patients will not also respond any kind of special treatment. After that, the infection will be recurred.
How the doctors treat this disease? Well, they usually will wipe the crusted area gently with a swab. This way will help them to see what kind of germ that causes impetigo. Besides that, they will know what kind of antibiotic that can help the patients. This way will also help them to check about other skin infections you get such as shingles or ringworm. If the patients get recurred well, the doctor will not suggest any treatments for the patients.