Fournier's disease. Report of a case and review of the literature.

@article{Porru1991FourniersDR,
  title={Fournier's disease. Report of a case and review of the literature.},
  author={D Porru and P Pasquale Chessa},
  journal={Archivos espanoles de urologia},
  year={1991},
  volume={44 8},
  pages={1029-32}
}
We report a case of Fournier's gangrene affecting a 77-year-old man. The patient was found to have decompensated diabetes mellitus that had been ignored before the onset of the disease. Several authors have described earlier a dramatic, explosive disease, leading to severe prostration within a few hours. Most of the recent cases, like this patient, have had… CONTINUE READING