Early diagnosis of necrotizing fasciitis.

@article{Goh2014EarlyDO,
  title={Early diagnosis of necrotizing fasciitis.},
  author={Terence Goh and Louise GH Goh and Chuan Han Ang and Ching Hung Wong},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={101 1},
  pages={
          e119-25
        }
}
BACKGROUND Necrotizing fasciitis is a rapidly progressing skin infection characterized by necrosis of the fascia and subcutaneous tissue, accompanied by severe systemic toxicity. The objective of this systematic review was to identify clinical features and investigations that will aid early diagnosis. METHODS A systematic literature search of PubMed was undertaken using the keywords 'necrotising fasciitis', 'necrotising skin infection', 'diagnosis' and 'outcome'. Case series of 50 or more… CONTINUE READING
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