Risk factors of lower limb cellulitis in a level-two healthcare facility in Cameroon: a case-control study
Tsi Njim (cohort 2016-17), Sara Saheb Kashaf (cohort 2016-17), Leopold Ndemnge Aminde, Valirie Ndip Agbor, Louise Daniele Toukam, Eric O. Ohuma
Cellulitis is a common infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues. It is associated with significant morbidity from necrosectomies and amputations especially in sub-Saharan Africa. We aimed at identifying the risk factors and burden of lower limb cellulitis to inform preventive strategies in Cameroon.