Take the Impetigo Quiz

10 Questions
Take The Impetigo Quiz

Answer the following "True or False" questions to learn how much you know about impetigo.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Children get impetigo more often than adults………..True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    You cannot catch impetigo from using the same washcloths, towels, bedsheets as someone with impetigo............True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Common sites for impetigo are around the nose and mouth and on hands..............True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    You should cut your child's fingernails short if he/she has impetigo...........True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Keeping the impetigo sores covered with clean gauze bandages is a good idea..............True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Creams or ointments that you can buy at the store are the best treatment for impetigo..................True of False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Scratching impetigo sores is okay and doesn't cause any further problems.............True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Impetigo is not contagious...............True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Your nurse or doctor can give you medication to help fight the impetigo……………...True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Children should stay home from school/daycare until 48 hours after starting oral antibiotics or until the crusts have dried out................True of False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False