A four-year-old boy presented with a complaint of rectal itching and pain. Your child has new or worse constipation. Perianal streptococcal dermatitis is an infection caused by group A streptococcus GAS.
Perianal Strep Infection
The month-old child had a relapse and was cured with a further seven-day course of amoxicillin and topical mupirocin. A four-year-old boy presented with a complaint of peri anal strep itching and pain. If you would like to receive the new PedEMMorsels weekly in your email accountsend your preferred email address to pedemmorselsfox gmail. Earn up to 6 CME credits per issue. I strive every day to inspire my residents as much as they inspire me.
Perianal Streptococcal Dermatitis
Perianal streptococcal dermatitis is an infection caused by group A streptococcus GAS. Want to use this article elsewhere? Perianal say "pair-ee-AY-nal" strep is an infection of the skin around the anus. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.