Erysipelas cellulitis is a kind of skin infection (cellulitis)


Erysipelas usually is caused by bacteria that belong to group A Streptococcus. This is a

condition that can affect both adults and children.

Risk factors included:

 Skin


 Sores (erysipelas lesions) develop on cheeks as well as bridge of nose

 Skin lesion with raised border

 Very red, warm, swollen, and painful skin underneath the lesion (skin)

 Chills, shaking, and fever

 Blisters