Doctors for Cellulitis in Nathanallur, Kanchipuram
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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 general physician can diagnose the issue with the help of a sample extracted from the wound for a skin culture along with other lab tests like blood, urine and stool tests. Usually, a physical examination is also sufficient to diagnose the condition.
HOW IS CELLULITIS TREATED?
The treatment begins with resting the area that is affected. To reduce the discomfort, you should keep the part of your body slightly elevated. Over the counter medications such as ibuprofen and acetaminophen can be used to relieve pain and fever.