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Cellulitis (cont.)

Follow-up

Once you leave the doctor's office, be sure to take all the antibiotics prescribed. Do not stop taking the antibiotics early, even if the infection seems to be gone. The doctor may want to see you in two to three days to see if the cellulitis is improving.

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Cellulitis is a term that describes the inflammatory response caused by bacteria in the skin below the epidermis.

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