Cellulitis Causes, Symptoms And Treatment
Cellulitis can be happen to anyone. It is a skin infection caused by the bacteria. It happens normally in the lower side of the leg. First small red nipple occurs, then it gets swells, then it starts paining. Normally it happens on the skin of the body but sometimes it can damage tissues also. Slightly irritation happens during cellulitis, but gradually it become severe. When cellulitis happens, we should consult to the doctor immediately-
Cellulitis is an bacterial infection. Normally cellulitis happens by the staphylococcus and streptococcus bacteria. In almost all the cases, cellulitis happens by the insects bites, cut, wounds etc. When cellulitis happens we have a low immunity system, irritation and inflammation on the body. Our skin get break just like in eczema and athlete’s foot and if we are taking highly amount of drug.
It is hard to find out that whether anyone has suffered by the cellulitis or not. Every one gets confused about it. So there are some of the symptoms by which we can determined the cellulitis. Inflammation occurs in the affected area, sometimes redness also happens, breaks in the skin, no moisture in the skin as a result rashes occurs. Cellulitis expands to other areas also, redness, swelling in that area, slightly warm feeling also there in the affected areas and some times fever also. We must consult to the doctor immediately, if these symptoms are there.
When you find out the swelling, redness, itching, rashes in a particular area, then consult to the doctor. Doctor first examine that whether the area is increasing or not in the first treatment. When doctor is sure that the irritation is increasing then, he recommends a blood test, by which he determine that about the cellulitis.
Treatment Of Cellulitis
Normally in cellulitis doctor gives you antibiotics. Then he examine that whether cellulitis is gone or not. In all the cases we get relief from cellulitis in a week or in 10 days of the treatment. If the cellulitis is severe then some tablets of inflammation we have to take along with the antibiotics. We must take the treatment at the end of the cellulitis. To prevent the swelling, we must raise the affected are higher to the heart. Cellulitis gives you fever and the low immunity system, in this case it may take longer treatment. You can get hospitalized if you have high fever, high blood pressure, high irritation and rashes, if the antibiotics is not giving proper results.