Necrotizing fasciitis

Known as: Fasciitides, Necrotizing, fasciitis necrotising, necrotising fasciitis 
Infection of the deep skin and subcutaneous tissues and necrosis of the fascia. It is caused by bacteria including group A streptococcus… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Necrotizing soft-tissue infections (NSTIs) are highly lethal. They are frequent enough that general and specialty physicians will… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE Early operative debridement is a major determinant of outcome in necrotizing fasciitis. However, early recognition is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE This study was performed to evaluate the diagnostic value of MR imaging in differentiating necrotizing fasciitis from… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Necrotizing fasciitis is an uncommon soft-tissue infection, usually caused by toxin-producing, virulent bacteria, which is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The microbiological and clinical characteristics of 83 patients with necrotizing fasciitis (NF) treated over a period of 17 years… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Twenty-nine patients with necrotizing fasciitis were treated from 1980 to 1988. This study evaluates how the addition of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
This analysis of our experience with 57 men with necrotizing fasciitis of the genitalia was done to identify prognostic variables… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Necrotizing fasciitis has been associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Thirty-three patients were studied over a 3… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare, rapidly progressing soft-tissue infection. Early clinical recognition is difficult, and there is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Sixteen patients with necrotizing fasciitis were observed under clinical and laboratory conditions for collection, preservation… (More)
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