"Fasciitis, Necrotizing" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A fulminating bacterial infection of the deep layers of the skin and FASCIA. It can be caused by many different organisms, with STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES being the most common.
- Fasciitis, Necrotizing
- Fasciitides, Necrotizing
- Necrotizing Fasciitides
- Necrotizing Fasciitis
- Fascitis, Necrotizing
- Fascitides, Necrotizing
- Necrotizing Fascitides
- Necrotizing Fascitis
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fasciitis, Necrotizing" by people in Profiles.
Grier JT, Arivett BA, Ramírez MS, Chosed RJ, Bigner JA, Ohneck EJ, Metz ML, Wood CR, Arce S, Tartaro A, Relich RF, Actis LA, Fiester SE. Two Acinetobacter baumannii Isolates Obtained From a Fatal Necrotizing Fasciitis Infection Display Distinct Genomic and Phenotypic Characteristics in Comparison to Type Strains. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2021; 11:635673.
Hite M, McCrae AL, Privette A. Fungal Necrotizing Fasciitis after Penetrating Trauma. Am Surg. 2018 Aug 01; 84(8):e302-e304.
Gelbard RB, Ferrada P, Yeh DD, Williams BH, Loor M, Yon J, Mentzer C, Khwaja K, Khan MA, Kohli A, Bulger EM, Robinson BRH. Optimal timing of initial debridement for necrotizing soft tissue infection: A Practice Management Guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 07; 85(1):208-214.
Gullung JL, Smith JE, Hendryx AD, Patel KG. Necrotizing fasciitis of the ear: an unusual case. Ear Nose Throat J. 2014 Mar; 93(3):E7-E10.
Rimawi BH, Soper DE, Eschenbach DA. Group A streptococcal infections in obstetrics and gynecology. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Dec; 55(4):864-74.
Christian S, Kraas J, Conway WF. Musculoskeletal infections. Semin Roentgenol. 2007 Apr; 42(2):92-101.
Batalis NI, Caplan MJ, Schandl CA. Acute deaths in nonpregnant adults due to invasive streptococcal infections. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2007 Mar; 28(1):63-8.
Chong AK, Delegge MH. Necrotizing fasciitis after direct percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 Jun; 61(7):912-3.
Brothers TE, Tagge DU, Stutley JE, Conway WF, Del Schutte H, Byrne TK. Magnetic resonance imaging differentiates between necrotizing and non-necrotizing fasciitis of the lower extremity. J Am Coll Surg. 1998 Oct; 187(4):416-21.
Roberson JB, Harper JL, Jauch EC. Mortality associated with cervicofacial necrotizing fasciitis. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 1996 Sep; 82(3):264-7.