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is it common for celluitis to come back

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Corinne Kauderer
35 years experience Wound care
Red,hot,swollen: If you had cellulitis one month ago, unless you reinfect yourself, it should not reappear. Sometimes, if you scratch yourself with dirty nails, or wi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
33 years experience Medical Oncology
Possibly: Depending on the cause of the cellulitis, it may return to the same area or a different area. Your doctor will concentrate on the cause as well as tre ... Read More
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Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
If : If e cellulitis is over a bone or joint, the doctor needs to be sure that you don't have a bone infection called osteomyelitis. Also ask your doctor ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Carr
19 years experience Internal Medicine
It's possible...: The underlying defect (skin breakdown, diabetes, colonizing bacteria) that allowed for the initial infection may still be in play--making it more like ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Dang
13 years experience Radiology
Not common: This is not very common. Mammograms are easier to interprete when the patient hasd prior mammograms for comparison, for any interval changes. Occasion ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Certainly: Fast acceleration or deceleration can bring back symptoms of an old neck injury.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvonne Duffe
35 years experience Family Medicine
Rib pain: Often trauma to the ribs or simply coughing hard or lifting something the wrong way may cause the little muscles between the ribs to spasm and may mis ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Happens: Chronic urticaria is a great mystery and ongoing research into is pathophysiology still has not elucidated all the answers. It may be a certain hormon ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Quezada
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not common. : The answer depends on what procedue( cold knife cone) or leep procedure was done. Surveillance for up to one year with repeat pap and colposcopy scr ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. HUGH Melnick
48 years experience Fertility Medicine
YES: There is a type of hypothyroidism that is caused by a virus, most likely related to the common cold virus. If your symptoms become worse, you need to ... Read More
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