Bashiha (rye) is a serious infectious disease of the deep layers of the skin caused by streptococcus.
Streptococci penetrate the skin from its surface as a result of microtraumas (strokes, cracks, scrubbing) or through blood from infections in the body (angina). In most cases, feet are affected, rarely focuses on the face, arms or torso. The disease occurs in acute and chronic forms with varying degrees of severity, on which the frequency of relapses and the presence of complications depend.
The onset of the disease usually occurs acutely, within a few hours or days after contact with an angina or other streptococcal disease. Symptoms of whitish and legs are similar to symptoms in cells in other parts of the body. To skin manifestations, the temperature rises to 40 degrees, there is headache, weakness, chills, many have muscle aches, nausea and vomiting.
Then on the skin of the lower extremities (sometimes on the face or torso) there is a painful, swollen redness that develops in the form of tongues of the flame. There are various forms of peaks on the leg: erythematous, vesicular, bullous and hemorrhagic. The erythematous form is characterized by vivid redness in the form of small nodules, vesicular and bullous - rashes of bubbles, hemorrhagic - with small number of hemorrhages, in any case edema of the red leg is a symptom of the disease.
Besshail seal on the leg increases in sizes from 2 to 10 cm per day. This disease of the legs is prone to recurrence, and the next time, inflammation in the leg may appear elsewhere and often leads to sustained lymphatic disturbance, the difficulty of trophic processes of tissues and even to such a disease of the lymphatic system as the elephant's legs.
How to treat legs with beehive inflammation - trust the doctor, here too Dangerous self-medication. The duration of treatment depends on the complexity of the course of the disease and can last from 10 days to several months. It's logical to assume that the sooner you start treatment, the easier it is to recover. The basis of complex treatment is an antibiotic (tetracycline, erythromycin or sumamed, valprofen, macropon). When relapsing, another antibiotic is prescribed.
In order to reduce the toxic effect of the pathogen, with beeshea inflammation appoint abundant drinking and symptomatic drugs. The treatment often includes drugs that strengthen the walls of the vessels, anti-allergic and anti-inflammatory drugs. In the period of exacerbation, bed rest is recommended for several days with the position of the patient in the elevated position, to reduce swelling and pain. Outside exacerbation, it is recommended to wear compression knitwear and to make lymph drainage massage of the limb.
It is important to keep in mind the ways of preventing whitish people to avoid this serious illness. Firstly, as soon as possible, treat the diseases caused by streptococcus and avoid contact with such patients. Second, take care of the legs (and all skin), prevent the appearance of cracks and abrasions. In the presence of varicose veins and diabetes, a prophylactic treatment should be carried out in a timely manner in order not to provoke relapses.