Necrotizing fasciitis

CONTENTS Basics Diagnosis Clinical presentation Laboratory abnormalities Ultrasonography Imaging Bedside surgical exploration Management Sepsis resuscitation Antibiotics Surgical debridement Therapy for simultaneous toxic shock syndrome Extra oxygen Podcast Questions & discussion Pitfalls general concept The fascia is a thin layer of connective tissue beneath the skin.  Infection can spread rapidly along this fascial layer.  Severe infection … Continue reading Necrotizing fasciitis