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Contact: Jacqueline Roemmele Executive Director National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation jroemmele@aol.
Necrotizing fasciitis complicated by fatal multiple organ dysfunction due to Pasteurella multocida infection: a case report.
Whereas most cases of cellulitis can be successfully managed by antibiotic therapy alone, necrotizing fasciitis must be managed more aggressively and requires extensive surgical resection in combination with high-dose IV antimicrobials [2-5].
Zygomycotic necrotizing fasciitis caused by Apophysomyces elegans.
Role of tissue oxygen saturation monitoring in diagnosing necrotizing fasciitis of the lower limbs.
Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare complication associated with colorectal malignancy.
In the wake of a 2005 report linking community-acquired MRSA to 14 cases of necrotizing fasciitis in the Los Angeles area, Dr.
It also aims at the microbes--sometimes called flesh-eating bacteria--responsible for necrotizing fasciitis.
Abstract: Fournier gangrene is a life-threatening necrotizing fasciitis of the perineal-scrotal area that occurs in diabetic males.
Jim McNeill, a fireman with the Royal Household at Windsor Castle, said he was lucky to be alive after contracting necrotizing fasciitis in his leg hours before setting off on the 685-mile trek.
I'm so blessed to be alive today,'' said Schuman, 63, who was accompanied by his wife of 40 years, Maxine, and the physicians who treated his life-threatening case of necrotizing fasciitis, better known as flesh- killing bacteria.
While many other types of bacteria can cause necrotizing fasciitis, most cases result from GAS.

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