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an inflammation of body tissue (especially that below the skin) characterized by fever and swelling and redness and pain

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3% were for cellulitis), the investigators found that the odds of a hospital admission for cellulitis increased with higher temperatures, with a dose-response pattern.
Several comorbidities associated with infection risk were also strongly associated with a higher odds of a cellulitis admission in this study: For example, for patients with diabetes, the odds were 146% higher, and for patients labeled as obese, the odds were 122% higher.
The differential diagnosis for venous stasis dermatitis includes cellulitis (which rarely presents bilaterally), deep vein thrombosis, asteatotic dermatitis, erysipelas (more superficial cellulitis that results in elevated, shiny plaques), pyomyositis, necrotizing fasciitis, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, and allergic contact dermatitis.
Contact dermatitis has been known at times to appear like and be mistakenly treated as cellulitis.
These features were consistent with lymphadenitis and cellulitis of the left face and neck.
It's often difficult to distinguish between cellulitis and UEDVT
2% vs 35%) however, intramuscular abscess and cellulitis was found more in men than women (15% vs 10.
My consultant said I had a complicated case of cellulitis but things were now looking better.
Pre-septal cellulitis is characterized by lid oedema, warmth, erythema and tenderness.
Disruption in the skin barrier due to stings/retained stingers may have predisposed toward entry of these commensal organisms, leading to cellulitis.
The diagnosis was cellulitis and 100 per cent of you got it right.
Dissecting cellulitis of the scalp (DCS) is an uncommon inflammatory disease that often results in scarring alopecia.
Clindamycin and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole are similarly safe and effective for treating uncomplicated skin infections, including both cellulitis and abscesses, in ambulatory settings in regions where MRSA is endemic.
Victor Newton, 76, developed severe septicaemia secondary to cellulitis following the procedure at the University Hospital of North Tees in Stockton on March 4.
Lymphoedema is caused by the accumulation of lymph fluid and can lead to massively swollen limbs that leak fluid, decreased mobility, pain, anxiety, depression and frequent trips to hospital with cellulitis.