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3. The Spread of Cellulitis

When a cellulitis infection spreads to the bone, muscle, bloodstream, and other tissues, it can become a fatal illness. Individuals with a high-grade fever (100.4 Fahrenheit) should seek medical help. An increased heartbeat usually accompanies fever, labored breathing, vomiting, dizziness, pale, wet skin, cognitive dysfunction, diarrhea, or a loss of consciousness. These ailments indicate it's vital you seek emergency medical help.

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