Doctors for Cellulitis in Chickballapur, Hubli-Dharwad
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This is a painful bacterial infection that appears on the skin in the form of red and swollen rashes, which spreads swiftly. It can also enter the lymph nodes or the blood stream of the patient. The symptoms include tenderness in the affected area, pain, skin sores and rashes, fever and pus filled abscess formation.
HOW IS CELLULITIS DIAGNOSED?
The dermatologist will perform a physical exam along with other tests which are blood culture, Complete blood count (CBC), Culture of any fluid or material inside the affected area and a biopsy may be done if other conditions are suspected.
HOW IS CELLULITIS TREATED?
Cellulitis can be treated by giving enough rest to the affected area and keeping the area in an elevated position. Over the counter drugs may be used for pain relief. An antibiotic course may help bring down the infection for moderate cellulitis. In severe cases, hospitalization and administration of IV antibiotics may be needed