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Necrotizing Fasciitis of the lower extremity: a case report and current concept of diagnosis and management

By GA Naqvi, SA Malik and W Jan

Abstract

Necrotizing fasciitis is a severe soft tissue infection characterized by rapidly progressing necrosis, involving subcutaneous tissues. This rare condition carries high mortality rate and require prompt diagnosis and urgent treatment with radical debridement and antibiotics

Topics: Case Report
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2704167
Provided by: PubMed Central

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