Cellulitis

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Medical Definition of Cellulitis

Cellulitis: A spreading bacterial infection underneath the skin surface characterized by redness, warmth, swelling, and pain. Cellulitis commonly appears in areas where there is a break in the skin.


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Reviewed on 5/13/2016

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