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Bacterial Skin Infections

The skin is the body's first barrier against bacteria that cause infections. Click on the links below to learn more about this topic.

Cellulitis

Folliculitis, Boils, and Carbuncles

Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

Other Bacterial Skin Infections

Hospital News

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