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Disease Cellulitis

Name Cellulitis
Synonym Phlegmon
Definition 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.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Connective tissue disease | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D002481
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cellulitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Suppuration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cellulitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cellulitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
4. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Inflammation Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Suppuration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cellulitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Cellulitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Orbital Cellulitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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