Cellulitis of leg with subcutaneous abscess

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry

Presentation

Diabetic with fever, increasing right leg swelling and ulceration.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female

Diffuse subcutaneous edema with subcutaneous abscess along the right leg.

Underlying bones showed no evidence of osteomyelitis. 

Redness and ulcerations over right leg.

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Case information

rID: 35081
Case created: 21st Mar 2015
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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