Cellulitis is a painful problem affecting the skin. Often confused with cellulites, this infection is a totally different condition. What is cellulitis, anyway? Let’s find out through this blog. Here is a brief overview.
What is cellulitis?
This condition is the result of bacteria entering the skin through a break (a wound, like a cut or scratch). It causes pain or tenderness in the infected area, fever, and redness, glossiness, and tightness of the affected area. This condition can be dangerous and spread to other parts of the body if left untreated.
Treating this condition usually involves an antibacterial prescribed by a doctor. Cleanliness and taking care of the affected area are also of key importance for the treatment of this infection. Resting and taking pain relief meds are also beneficial. Topical antibiotics may also help kill the offending microbes.
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Cellulitis is a common skin infection residing at, and beneath, the skin’s surface. This infection is caused by bacterial buildup in the skin and deeper tissues. Despite what you may think, cellulitis is not related…