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Leg cellulitis treatment antibiotics

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Dr. Rishi MD

Clinical manifestations that can be presented in lower leg cellulitis and what recommendations would you make for continued treatment? Provide rationale for your recommendations. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rishi ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Hello I had cellulitis in my hand which started from a wound in my finger. I took antibiotics for over two weeks. First I was on Augmentin and then on Cipro . After over 3 weeks, The swelling has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

I was diagnosed with Cellulitus about 3 weeks ago when I discovered a swollen red area on my mid section. I was treated with IV & oral antibiotics . Yesterday, the inside area of one of my pinkie fingers ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

Clinical manifestations are presented in lower leg cellulitis and what recommendations would you make for continued treatment? Provide rationale for your recommendations. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

My grandmother has Cellulitis on right leg. Leg has too much swelling and it that place was hard and painful. Then doctor gave antibiotics for 17 days. But no improvement. Then she used R1 for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Jaideep Gaver MD

I was diagnosed with cellulitis on my lower leg (shin area) after I fell and hit it, I am on anti-biotics and the redness is going down but the pain is very intense and now my ankle is twice the size,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jaideep Gaver ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MD

i have leg cellulitis. i am on keflex 500 mg qid for 2 weeks. Since i have been very resistive to antibiotics my dr recommends 500 mg bid for years to help prevent reinfection. i too am a dr. now since... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo ( General & Family Physician)
Jay Indravadan Patel MD

Hi, am making very slow recovery from cellulitis ( now 5 weeks) in my left leg Now pain and red, purple colour mostly gone from lower leg and thigh and can walk again without the extreme burning pain ... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I have recurring cellulitis in my lower right leg. Have had for about 10 yrs. At the onset ... swells up, as well, but when heat and redness are gone, it always goes away too. Not this time. My leg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Karen Steinberg MD

My dad has a bacterial infection that has settled in his foot at first it was said to be cellulitis and after antibiotics the cellulitis subsided however he s had the swelling and redness and heat for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karen Steinberg ( Internal Medicine Specialist)