Cellulitis and Other Cardiovascular Skin Changes

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Teri16
Veteran Member


Date Joined Dec 2003
Total Posts : 5230
   Posted 7/18/2005 8:15 PM (GMT -6)   
"The word cellulitis literally means inflammation of the cells. It generally indicates an acute spreading infection of the dermis and subcutaneous tissues resulting in pain, erythema, edema, and warmth."
http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic88.htm


"Because he is he and I am I."......E. V. Lucas

"I Hope You Dance".............LeeAnn Womack
 
Please allow HealingWell to continue helping others by donating:

Post Edited (Teri16) : 7/18/2005 9:46:21 PM (GMT-6)


Teri16
Veteran Member


Date Joined Dec 2003
Total Posts : 5230
   Posted 7/18/2005 9:34 PM (GMT -6)   

Here is another site describing cellulitis.

"Cellulitis is most common on the face and lower legs, although skin on other areas of the body may sometimes be involved."

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000855.htm


"Because he is he and I am I."......E. V. Lucas

"I Hope You Dance".............LeeAnn Womack
 
Please allow HealingWell to continue helping others by donating:


Teri16
Veteran Member


Date Joined Dec 2003
Total Posts : 5230
   Posted 7/18/2005 9:49 PM (GMT -6)   
 
"Heart disease patients often exhibit dermatologic changes. Sometimes these skin changes are of paramount importance in making a diagnosis of the underlying cardiac disease."
http://www.emedicine.com/derm/topic548.htm
"Because he is he and I am I."......E. V. Lucas

"I Hope You Dance".............LeeAnn Womack
 
Please allow HealingWell to continue helping others by donating:

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Wednesday, April 25, 2018 2:21 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,955,591 posts in 324,232 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 162233 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Miner76913.
384 Guest(s), 13 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
island time, Goose2018, C_G_K, Girlie, Aniki980, Uniform Charlie, DJBearGuy, tomobrain, InTheShop, RobLee, ejc61, IntestinalWasps, iPoop