moist gangrene


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Related to moist gangrene: diabetic gangrene, gangrenous necrosis

wet gan·grene

ischemic necrosis of an extremity with bacterial putrefaction, producing cellulitis adjacent to the necrotic areas.
Synonym(s): moist gangrene

wet gang·rene

(wet gang'grēn)
Ischemic necrosis of an extremity with bacterial infection, producing cellulitis adjacent to the necrotic areas.
Synonym(s): moist gangrene.

wet gang·rene

(wet gang-grēn')
Ischemic necrosis of an extremity with bacterial infection, producing cellulitis adjacent to the necrotic areas.
Synonym(s): moist gangrene.