Fournier's gangrene (necrotising fasciitis) complicated by renal and respiratory insufficiency: a case report.

@article{Friman2016FourniersG,
  title={Fournier's gangrene (necrotising fasciitis) complicated by renal and respiratory insufficiency: a case report.},
  author={Eugen Fri{\vs}man and Oliv{\'e}r M. R{\'a}cz and James Obye Beck and Jozef Firment and Lucia Bodn{\'a}rov{\'a}},
  journal={Journal of wound care},
  year={2016},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={
          34, 36-8
        }
}
A case report of a 68-year-old male obese diabetic patient with an abscess of left femoral region, and diffuse inflammation of abdominal wall and genital region developing sepsis, respiratory and renal failure. At admission in the regional hospital a diagnosis of polymicrobial necrotising fasciitis with suspected sepsis was declared. The patient was transferred to the special intensive care unit (SICU) of Burns and reconstructive surgery at the Kosice-Saca. The patient was treated surgically… CONTINUE READING
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