A 57-year-old female asked:
i had cellulitis 6 months ago & have lymphedema in both legs. i'm on vacation at the beach in fl. is there a connection between cellulitis & sunburn?
1 doctor answer
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Unclear, but...: Do you refer to having existing leg edema and local subcutaneous infection 6 months ago with some residual leg swelling? sunburn may exaggerate the local symptoms from cellulitis but not related to its cause - bacterial infection. But all in all, the provided info is not enough for diagnosis, but can be done by following suggestions in https://ebettercare.com/feel-become-sick/. All the best to....
Answered on Nov 2, 2018
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