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Cellulitis

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Cellulitis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment | Merck Manual Consumer Version Quick Facts

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How To Treat Cellulitis

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Cellulitis - Tips for Care and Prevention (English)

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Cellulitis is a bacterial infection involving the inner layers of the skin. It specifically affects the dermis and subcutaneous fat. Signs and symptoms include an area of redness which increases in size over a few days. The borders of the area of redness are generally not sharp and the skin may be swollen. While the redness often turns white when pressure is applied, this is not always the case. The area of infection is usually painful. Lymphatic vessels may occasionally be involved, and the person may have a fever and feel tired.
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