Multifocal necrotising fasciitis: an overlooked entity?

@article{ElKhani2012MultifocalNF,
  title={Multifocal necrotising fasciitis: an overlooked entity?},
  author={Ussamah El-Khani and Jean Nehme and Ammar Darwish and Benjamin Jamnadas-Khoda and Godwin Scerri and Simon Heppell and Nicholas Bennett},
  journal={Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS},
  year={2012},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={501-12}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of the study is to report a case of multi-focal necrotising fasciitis, review research on this subject to identify common aetiological factors and highlight suggestions to improve management. CONTEXT Necrotising fasciitis is a severe, life-threatening soft tissue infection that typically arises from a single area, usually secondary to a minor penetrating injury. Multi-focal necrotising fasciitis, where there is more than one non-contiguous area of necrosis, is much less… CONTINUE READING
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