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Does warmth signify cellulitis?

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Medication for cellulitis?

I am in need of medication (an antibiotic) for Celluitis, but cannot find an MD who will accept United XXXXXXX Care. Can you help ? I need something stronger than Cephalexin ( Keflex ).

Is cellulitis contagious?

Is Cellulitis contagious? ...

What causes cellulitis?

What is cellulitis? ...

Have pain in inner thigh. Noticed redness and warmth in the area. Could it be cellulitis?

inner thigh. Today I see redness and warmth in the area. I suspect many reasons but am afraid if I say I will be misdiagnosed. Either way as a nurse I fear cellulitis because I have a few open mosquito bites on the same leg ...
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Suggest treatment for cellulitis

My cellulitis has existed for about 4 months. The warmth and redness have disappeared but the swelling is still here, though has diminished quite a bit. Tightness still in my ankle and sometimes some ...

History of diabetes, and was on intravenous antibiotics for cellulitis below knee joint. Redness and warmth in the place of swelling. On Augumentin . More medication needed?

I am 45 year old diabetic and hospitalized for cellulitis on my left leg just below the knee joint. I was on intravenous antibiotics for 7 days (Piperacillin & tazobactam 4.5g, linezolid IV 2mg ...

How to treat cellulitis?

I was hospitalized in June of last year for 3 days with an infection in my side. Turned out to be cellitus(sp). I have had several more occurances since then on my underarms and sides. I have 2 again on each armpit and the left side has swelled...

What causes recurring cellulitis?

My arm above my elbow is swollen and kind of hard in the middle of the swelling. It is red and avout the size of a golf ball. I went to the hospital and they told me it was cellulitus and gave me antibiotics. 3 weeks later it has returned on my...

What causes cellulitis in adults?

Hello, my son was just admitted to the hospital, he had pain below his knees and the doctor thinks it is cellulites. He said he remembered his skin scratching a few days ago but did not think anything of it until the pain became worsened. Your...

Suggest treatment for cellulitis

For the past two months I ve had a couple of infected ingrown hairs that turned into folliculitis and then resulted in cellulitis. I have one ingrown hair that has been pushing and bleeding for the past 3 days ...

How to treat cellulitis?

i have cellulitis i have cellulitus I have it about 3 to 4 months now.Doctor gave me antibiotics and cream.Been to see 4 nurses and a doctor .Never anything has worked.Now my leg is got worse ...

Suggest treatment for cellulitis of foot

i have vascular vein trouble and have had my big toe amputated i think i have cellulitis ... red and some pain it it is cellulitis what can be done ...

Suggest treatment for cellulitis and fever

Hello, I have a two year old daughter who got bit by something (suspecting a spider) last weekend and it started swelling and pussing so we took her to the ER. They treated her for cellulitus by giving an antibiotic. I had to give her 2 mL every 6...

Is it normal to have swelling with cellulitis?

hi there. I have cellulitis in my lower leg.....was on antibiotics via iv for 7 days, then oral antibiotics for a week and now on oral for my 2nd week. It has gotten much better but it is still a little red ...
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cellulitis on leg right what is the sugession
Hello. Thank you for your question. Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin. Untreated, it can enter the bloodstream and travel throughout the body. This can be devastating. It is important that you have this evaluated by your doctor so that the correct treatment can be prescribed.
what is the cure for venous stasis and cellulitis?
It has to mangeged with higher I.v antibiotic treatment and care, You should visit a surgeon.
my father is 58 years old. one side of his feet has swollen and blackened and he is having a lot of pain.he has arthritis. he takes voveran 50. is this o.k?
may be cellulitis, see a doc
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