A 22-year-old male asked:
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i had cellulitis 3 months ago and now have it again! same leg but on other side of that leg. why am i getting it so often all the sudden?

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Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
13 years experience Urgent Care
Cellulitis: Have you had blood culture? Bugs might be resistant to antibiotics you may have got. Also depends how long you had taken antibiotics.
Answered on May 8, 2016
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Is it cellultis?: Other possibility is that it is not cellulits. Lupus other skin conditions can present as redness. Paticularly with this recurring I would get it checked.
Answered on Mar 12, 2016
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Stasis dermatitis? Edema? Cracks between toes? Prominent veins?
Aug 15, 2014
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
absolutely see dermatologist for more answers
Aug 15, 2014

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