It is a skin infection characterized by skin rash on any part of the body including face, arms, fingers, legs, and toes. It is a superficial infection in which only the upper-dermis is affected.
Usually, this infection is caused by a bacterial attack. Streptococcus bacteria is responsible for this infection.
Infected individuals developed following major symptoms
- High fever
- Body shaking
- Skin necrosis
- Swollen lymph nodes
Depending on the severity it can be treated oral or intravenous antibiotics like penicillin or erythromycin