sphacelous

sphac·e·lous

(sfas'ĕ-lŭs),
Sloughing, gangrenous, or necrotic.

sphac·e·lous

(sfas'ĕ-lŭs)
Sloughing, gangrenous, or necrotic.
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The patient was admitted to our Dermatology Clinic where the skin examination revealed erythemato-edematous big plaque, uneven margins, 20/15 cm in diameter, 2 cm depth, covered with sphacelous, debris, yellow-green pus, localized on the left inguinal area and pubic area (Figure 1).
Strangulation of the spermatic cord by torsion on its long axis may interfere sufficiently with vascularization so as to produce a sphacelous condition in the cord itself, in the testicle , or in both.