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Suggest treatment for facial cellulitis following trauma to lips

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Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hi my daughter has a secondary bacterial infection resulting from a blow to her lip which then ulcerated and then became infected. she has had two doses of antibiotics has a swollen face, swollen gums ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

In October I had facial cellulitis . I was admitted to hospital for 3 days and had IV antibiotics followed by a week of oral antibiotics . As well as blood tests i had a chest X-ray, ECG and CT scan of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

I was recently diagnosed with facial cellulitis , I was prescribed anitbiotics for 10 days two different types. I have not gone for second checkup but I finished all the medicine and feel fine. My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

What is the treatment for facial bruising following a head laceration? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I ate a tortilla chip and I don't think I chewed a piece enough and the sharp edges cut my throat going down. It felt like it became stuck, but I soon realized it was my throat gland under my jaw on the right side that was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Naveed Ahmed MD

Hi i have facial celulitis..im still in hospital..im in hospitl 9 days now and i am on i.v. 9 days.i was told today another 2 or 3 days stay snd then medication at home orally ..but my question is im going on holidays in 6... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveed Ahmed ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Hey, i just got out of hospital i was in there for a week. they were going to do surgery but decided not to, But just to take the anitbiotics. from what the Doctors from the hospital said i have a facial abcess and facial... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Yes I was prescribed Cleocin for facial cellulitis and it did help the swelling go down. but now its like the infection is back and the swelling is trying to come back. I would like to know ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I went to my PCP on Wed 3/2 and was told I had facial cellulitis. Given 7 days of Augmentin, my face was burning and swollen for two days especially around my eyes. I had one spot on my chin ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sunil Gupta MD

sir,my name is yogesh raghav and iam undergoing a Severe mental trauma.sir actually from the last 6 years iam feeling like that something has been blocked or choked in my brain and i use to sweat & feels ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Gupta ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vjollce Mbiarra MD

Hi dear. Thanks for your query. Yes, it is possible because cellulitis is a spreading, acute inflammation of the dermis and subcutaneous tissue. It can be spread in all surfaces . Take care

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM. You are concerned about facial swelling along with a tooth ache. From your description it sounds like you have a tooth abscess and now facial cellulitis. This is a bacterial...