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can cellulitis and strep throat be related? why can't we get rid if the cellulitis

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Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Immune system: It may be your immune system is not functioning well. This could be due to toxic overload, and diet may be a contributing factor. Try reading 'lean green and clean' by dr walter crinnion. See a doctor to make sure nothing is seriously wrong with your immunity.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: You need to see a physician for an antibiotic prescription. You may need a culture to find out what it is sensitive to. Bacterial infections usually require medication to go away.
Answered on Nov 7, 2012

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Yes: Strep can cause cellulitis which is an infection of the superficial layers of skin or mucus membranes. Cellulitis does not cause strep.
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Dr. Darrell Latva
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STREP A: Strep A causes both strep throat and foot cellulitis. Likely?-I don't know. Possible?-I guess so.
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Dr. James Ferguson
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Playing the odds: You can always play the odds and see what happens.Like the folk in the early 1900s.They also had strep & it passed.However, about 1/200 developed 1of ... Read More

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