Skin Infection, bacterial, minor

Minor bacterial skin infections can affect a small, isolated spot or they may spread, affecting a large area. Common bacterial skin infections include impetigo (pimple-like sores most common in children between the ages of two and six) and folliculitis (inflamed/infected hair follicles). Note: Estimates include the total cost of care for treating a minor bacterial skin infection (for example, physician visits, tests, medication, etc.).

Note: The estimates below are based on Medica Choice network contract rates. How were these costs calculated?

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