Necrotizing soft tissue infection on the abdominal wall. How to proceed

  title={Necrotizing soft tissue infection on the abdominal wall. How to proceed},
  author={Raquel M. Fresnedo-P{\'e}rez and Ana Cabrera-Pereira and R. Rodr{\'i}guez-Garc{\'i}a and Desir{\'e}e D{\'i}az-Gonz{\'a}lez and Javier Albaladejo-Magdalena},
  journal={Cirugia Y Cirujanos},
Successful treatment of necrotizing soft tissue infections (NSTI) depends on early diagnosis and therapeutical aggressiveness, based on surgical debridement, broad spectrum antibiotics and intensive support. A case of perforated diverticulitis (Hinchey 4)-secondary-NSTI is presented in order to illustrate the particular considerations in the management of abdominal wall located NSTI, supported on the evidence available in scientific literature. Several key points are identified, such as prompt… Expand


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