[Gas gangrene of the abdominal wall following appendectomy].

Abstract

Gas gangrene of the abdominal wall after appendicectomy is reported. Discussion evokes etiology and literature review. Penicillin, large excision of necrotic tissues and hyperbaric oxygenotherapy are the basis of the treatment. 

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@article{Milani1983GasGO, title={[Gas gangrene of the abdominal wall following appendectomy].}, author={Hourieh Shamshiri Milani and J C Lebec}, journal={Acta chirurgica Belgica}, year={1983}, volume={83 4}, pages={266-8} }