Cellulitis D002481

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Diseases [C] » Infections [C01] » Skin Diseases, Infectious » Cellulitis

Diseases [C] » Infections [C01] » Suppuration » Cellulitis

Diseases [C] » Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases [C17] » Connective Tissue Diseases » Cellulitis

Description

An acute, diffuse, and suppurative inflammation of loose connective tissue, particularly the deep subcutaneous tissues, and sometimes muscle, which is most commonly seen as a result of infection of a wound, ulcer, or other skin lesions.   MeSH

Subtype Terms (2)

Ludwig's Angina
2 drugs (1 approved, 1 experimental)


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