Severe gas-forming necrotizing fasciitis of the correct hip and thigh: Case presentation and review

Clinical Imaging and Case Reports

Severe gas-forming necrotizing fasciitis of the correct hip and thigh: Case presentation and review
Wang Wei

Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, China

Correspondence to Author:Wang Wei
Abstract:

Objective and importance: in depth gas-forming necrotizing fasciitis could be a life threatening soft tissue infection. it always features a dramatic clinical presentation related to severe complications. the target of this presentation is to additional raise awareness connected regarding this severe infection.

Intervention: The patient was treated with drawn-out blood vessel antibiotics course and repetitive aggressive surgical surgery.

Conclusion: Despite trendy medical advancements, necrotizing fasciitis will still be encountered. whereas unsanitary military wounds square measure a classical set-up for this condition, induced interventions may also sell. a range of toxin-secreting micro-organisms may be concerned. Early antibiotic coverage and aggressive surgical surgery square measure keys in treating this doubtless severe condition.

Keywords:

necrotizing fasciitis, diabetes mellitus, decubitus ulcer, antibiotics, surgical debridement

Citation:

Wang Wei. Severe gas-forming necrotizing fasciitis of the correct hip and thigh: Case presentation and review. Clinical Imaging and Case Reports 2019.