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Cellulitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Cellulitis is an acute spreading inflammation of the deeper layers of the skin caused by a bacterial infection and it can occur anywhere in the body. The skin is composed of the protective outer layer called epidermis, the middle layer called dermis and subcutaneous tissue which is the deepest layer of the skin. Bacteria may gain access to the dermis via an external route or a blood-borne route. The role of epidermis is to prevent […]