THE MERCK MANUAL: The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapymultimedia

Return to Topic

  • Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
  • Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

    photo size: small | high

    Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

    Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome is epidermolysis caused by a staphylococcal toxin. It almost always affects children < 6 yr.

    Image provided by Thomas Habif, MD.

    Audio
    Photographs
    Videos