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ALLMedicine™ Necrotizing Fasciitis Center

Research & Reviews  638 results

Outcome of necrotizing fasciitis and Fournier's gangrene with and without hyperbaric ox...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Mladenov A, Diehl K et. al.

Aug 6th, 2022 - Necrotizing soft tissue infections (NSTI) require immediate radical debridement, broad-spectrum antibiotics and intensive care. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) may be performed adjunctively, but unequivocal evidence for its benefits is still lack...

Vibrio vulnificus necrotizing fasciitis with sepsis presenting with pain in the lower l...
BMC Infectious Diseases; Di W, Cui J et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Vibrio vulnificus infections develop rapidly and are associated with a high mortality rate. The rates of diagnosis and treatment are directly associated with mortality. We describe an unusual case of a 61-year-old male patient with chronic liver d...

Necrotizing fasciitis of the face: current concepts in cause, diagnosis and management.
Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery; Ahmadzada S, Rao A et. al.

Jul 31st, 2022 - Necrotizing fasciitis of the face is uncommon but potentially life threatening. With adequate multidisciplinary treatment, mortality and has significantly improved. This article highlights current concepts and supporting literature in the manageme...

Necrotizing fasciitis with slow progression in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis rece...
European Journal of Dermatology : EJD; Goto K, Kogame T et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2022 - Necrotizing fasciitis with slow progression in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis receiving tocilizumab|2022|Goto K,Kogame T,Kusuba N,Endo Y,Dainichi T,|therapeutic use,adverse effects,complications,drug therapy,therapy,

Infectious shock after liposuction.
BMC Infectious Diseases; Lu J, Jiang X et. al.

Jul 16th, 2022 - Liposuction has become one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in China. However, few studies have discussed infectious shock caused by C. perfringens as one of the causes of death after liposuction. A 24-year-old woman was brought to the emerg...

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Guidelines  1 results

Umbilical Cord Care in the Newborn Infant.
Pediatrics Stewart D, Benitz W et. al.

Aug 31st, 2016 - Postpartum infections remain a leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. A high percentage of these infections may stem from bacterial colonization of the umbilicus, because cord care practices vary in reflection of cultural tra...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

Detection and Delineation of Necrotizing Fasciitis Via a Vascular Perfusion Fluorophore

Jun 21st, 2022 - Necrotizing fasciitis (NF)-commonly known as 'flesh-eating bacteria'-is an aggressive soft-tissue infection that has a high mortality rate (30-50%). NF is generally associated with traumatic inoculation of extremely aggressive bacteria into the so...

Efficacy and Safety of Polidocanol Foam 3% in the Treatment of II Degree Hemorrhoidal Disease

Sep 17th, 2021 - As reported by the guidelines of the Italian Society of Colorectal Surgery, in case of failure of conservative therapies the most common outpatient treatments for first- and second-degree Hemorrhoidal Disease (HD) are rubber band ligation and scle...

Incidence of Sepsis After Craniocerebral Operation

Aug 5th, 2021 - This is a prospective cohort study aiming to describe the incidence and outcome of sepsis in critical patients undergoing craniotomy. This study has been approved by the institutional review board of Beijing Tiantan hospital, and the need for info...

Compare Effects of Dressing With Honey and EUSOL

Apr 5th, 2021 - This prospective randomized trial will be conducted in all patients undergoing dressing after debridement of necrotizing fasciitis wounds. Study will be conducted for 6 months after approval IRB. Patient will be inducted through emergency departme...

Fournier's Gangrene in Patient With Uncontrolled Type 2 Diabetes

Jan 5th, 2021 - Fournier's gangrene is a potentially fatal emergency condition, supported by an infection of perineal and perianal region, characterized by necrotizing fasciitis with a rapid spread to fascial planes. FG, usually due to compromised host, may be su...

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News  76 results

A guide to the Tx of cellulitis and other soft-tissue infections
MDedge Family Medicine; Karl T. Clebak, MD, MHA, FAAFP, Alexis Reedy-Cooper, MD, MPH et. al.

Jun 16th, 2021 - Skin and soft-tissue infections, frequently encountered in primary care, range from the uncomplicated erysipelas to the life-threatening necrotizing fasciitis. This review draws from the latest evidence and guidelines to help guide the care you pr.

Pyoderma gangrenosum: Understanding the difficult diagnosis
Randy Dotinga

Jun 15th, 2021 - Pyoderma gangrenosum (PG), a rare and painful ulcerative skin disorder, requires special care because “it’s a challenging diagnosis to make” and is frequently linked to serious comorbid conditions, a dermatologist told colleagues. PG is also chall.

How to Save a Limb: Identification of Pyoderma Gangrenosum
Emily K. Haque, BSA, Raghavendra Girijala, MD et. al.

Jun 8th, 2021 - Case Report A 67-year-old woman presented with a painful expanding ulcer on the left leg and a new nearby ulcer of 2 months’ duration. She initially was seen 2 months prior for a wound on the left knee due to a fall as well as cellulitis, which wa.

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys

Feb 18th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

Popular Therapy Fails to Reduce C-Section Infection Risk

Sep 22nd, 2020 - Negative pressure wound therapy did not reduce surgical site infections among obese patients who had cesarean section deliveries, a large randomized trial indicated. Infection rates were 3.6% among 816 participants receiving the prophylactic treat...

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