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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Galperin
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Need nephrologist: Sounds like a complex problem and need to be evaluated by specialist. Would recommend nephrologist first as elevated creatinine may signify progressiv ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Skin infection: Cellulitis is an infection of the skin manifest by redness, pain and swelling spreading in the skin. It is most commonly found on the lower extremity ... Read More
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Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Infection: Infection and inflammation of the skin including the subcutaneous layers.
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Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Whats the cause ??: Cellulitis is basically a visible inflammation (itis) of the skin and soft tissues (red, hot, swollen and tender) . It can be caused by many things in ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Cellulitis: Cellulitis = inflammation of the skin often due to bacterial infection.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
17 years experience Family Medicine
A skin infection: A skin infection.
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Inflammation: Cellulitis is redness and inflammation of the skin. Often associated with infection. May need treated with antibiotics. See your doctor.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Skin infection: Cellulitis is infection and inflammation (redness, tenderness, swelling) of the skin. When antibiotics are used, a bacterial skin infection goes away ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Corinne Kauderer
35 years experience Wound care
Cellulitis is severe: Cellulitis is an infection. If you are healthy, the infection usually will improve once treatment begins. However, if neglected it can be serious and ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Bacteria: Infection inside the skin with swelling and heat which requires oral antibiotics for 10 days. Recurrences are possible .Treat any athletes foot infect ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robyn Siperstein
16 years experience Dermatology
Any skin opening: Any skin opening from a bug bite to an injury or scratch can allow bacteria to penetrate into the skin and grow which is cellulitis.
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