Perianal cellulitis

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Perianal cellulitis
Classification and external resources
Specialty dermatology
ICD-10 L03.3

Perianal cellulitis (also known as "Perineal dermatitis,"[1]:262 and "Streptococcal perianal disease"[2]) is a cutaneous condition that presents as sharply demarcated, bright, perianal erythema extending 2–3 cm around the anal verge.[2]

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  1. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0. 
  2. ^ a b Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0.