Bacterial infections like Folliculitis(Boils), Impetigo, Erythrasma, Cellulitis are common in all age groups.
So are Fungal infections of skin like Ringworm, Intertrigo, Tinea Versicolor.
Viral infections like Chicken Pox, Herpes, Measles are common. Viral exanthems are skin rashes due to viral infections.
Warts and Molluscum Contagiosum are viral infections which cause Growths on the skin.
Effective treatments for all these infections are possible if promptly diagnosed.
Sequelae of some infections like scarring can be avoided by early diagnoses and treatment.