This condition is usually seen in hairless areas, particularly in young puppies with juvenile pyoderma, and causes pus-filled blisters that may break and crust over.
Impetigo involves only the superficial layers of the epidermis. The infection is just under the stratum corneum and is characterized by a non-follicular pustules.
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