Insect bite can be a sufficient entering point (traumatized, damaged skin) for
Recommended treatment for
widespread cellulitis are parenteral (intramuscular or intravenous administration) antibiotics, effective on causative pathogen (e.g. Streptococcus pyogenes, Staphylococcus aureus, etc.) Cool, sterile, saline dressings are used to decrease local pain and heat. Swelling may be reduced by immobilization of affected areas.