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I am still recovering from CELLULITIS in my arm, Wrist and hand. My left arm doubled in size and I was on antibiotic drip plus fusions in Hospital for 2 weeks. Very pain full but slowly getting better after 2 months now. Has any one had experience of this in the arm, because it usually goes into the leg. I hope I am on the right site here. Please advice.

Kind Regards Bill

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Yes you are on right site and your experience sounds all too common for both arm and leg lymphies. The LSN does a really good leaflet on Cellulitis as noticing symptoms earlier can mean getting on to antibiotics earlier. Your GP may agree to give you a supply of antibiotics to have on standby in case it happens again which might save another hospital stay.

Good luck x


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