10 Cellulitis Symptoms

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Warm Skin

Mild cellulitis can go away on its own, but often a course of antibiotics is required. Whether it's mild or severe, an individual with cellulitis should seek medical attention to avoid complications.2‘Cellulitis.’ Mayo Clinic, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, 6 Feb. 2020, www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cellulitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20370762.

Infections that develop in a wound or incision, such as cellulitis, cause the body to send infection-fighting blood cells to the troubled location. This results in the infected area of the skin feeling warm to the touch.

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