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how long does it usually take to get rid of cellulitis in your hand?

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Dr. Andreas Kogelnik
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Days: Mild cellulitis may resolve on its own or with antibiotics within a few days (longer for more severe cases).
Answered on Dec 8, 2014
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Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hand cellulitis: It depends on the cause of the cellulitis, infection, abscess, etc. The primary cause needs to be treated and then your cellultis will resolve.
Answered on Jul 2, 2018

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