A 39-year-old member asked:
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How much time can you live with cellulitis with out taking meds.?

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Dr. Victor Nwanguma
19 years experience in Infectious Disease
Depends: Depends on many factor; severity, location, other comobidities etc
Answered on Apr 25, 2015

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
19 years experience in Infectious Disease
It depends: on many factors; 1. do you also have fever, body aches or any other symptoms? 2. how bad or extensive is the cellulitis?; 3. where is the cellulitis ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Not necessarily: It may depend on the source of the infection and treatment utilized.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Quite often - yes: Cellulitis can continue to spread and sometimes there can be disastrous consequences if not treated.
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Dr. Michael Fisher
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Cellulitis: Antibiotics are usually used to treat cellulitis. If the infection is limited to a small area, has not spread to the bloodstream or lymph system, and ... Read More

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