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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 ).
 

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 ...
 

Have cellulitis in leg. Developed lump after using clindamycin. Painful to bend knee. Any thoughts?

My 13 year old son developed cellulitis in leg 2 weeks ago and was on IV clindamyacin for 7 days ... on. What does this signify? ...
 

Suggest treatment for cellulitis on leg

I was advised I have stasis dermatitis on both shins. Every once in a while it exacerbates to where I get water blisters that, if broken, which happens if I am in the tub too long or I bump/scrape my leg, get crusty. I am otherwise healthy, with...
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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 ...
 

Is infection with cellulitis related to hallucinations?

Hi my sister just got out of the hospital, against doctors wishes, her leg is still infected with cellulitis and she is now having hallucinations. Shes been seeing a little girl playing, an old women and man ...
 

How to cure cellulitis completely?

Good evening....I have cellutitis for the past 9 months. I have had 7 courses of antibiotics including oral, iv, & picc line. It is very much better but just will not go away . What do you recommend? I sit at a desk 8 hrs a day. Can you recommend...
 

Pregnant. Is cellulitis dangerous for baby?

is on several antibiotics (she tells me). Today the nurse mentioned cellulitis, as the area around the abcess ...
 

Cold. On treatment for cellulitis. Connection?

to be treated for cellulitis. Who is right? ...
 

Suggest treatment for cellulitis on the hand

My mother got cellulitis in her hand just from blood being drawn from her arm. She ... from this arm since the other arm was hurting from the cellulitis. ...
 

Is skin grafting effective for cellulitis?

sir, my mom has cellulitis. though the swelling has reduced and the infection is under control, the skin around the infected area has not grown fully and she is still having pain. will a skin grafting ...
 

Can persistent cellulitis be cured?

Hello Dr, I am Suffering Cellulitis for the past two years. In 2010 June, this was started and as per doctors advise taken treatment and in 10 days I was normal. Again, In 2011 July this problem ...
 

Is cellulitis related to blood condition?

I HAVE HAD A REDNESS TO MY SKIN. I WAS TOLD I HAVE CELLULITIS,IT GETS ITCHY AND SOMETIMES I CANNOT STAND IT.I AM GOING TO SEE AN ALLERGIST ABOUT IT.I WAS ALSO TOLD IT WAS A BLOOD CONDITION.IS THIS TRUE ...
 

What treatment is suggested for cellulitis?

I was stung by a bee on Saturday then went to the doctor today and he said it looks like it was possibly infected and called it cellulitis he have me 5 days worth of antibiotics and to come back ...
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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.
 
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
 
Can a bug bite/bee sting cause cellulitis in the hand.
Hi Chris ! Yes. A bee/bug bite can definitely give rise to cellulitis of the hand, which means inflammation of the tissues in hand causing swelling and pain. The basic treatment is to keep the hand raised either by a sling or over pillows, and go for some anti inflammatory, an anti allergic with an option for antibiotic advised by your doctor if no relief. Take care so that it does not form absces
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