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Necrotizing Fasciitis

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.
Also Known As:
Fasciitis, Necrotizing; Fascitis, Necrotizing; Fasciitides, Necrotizing; Fascitides, Necrotizing; Necrotizing Fasciitides; Necrotizing Fascitides; Necrotizing Fascitis
Networked: 672 relevant articles (17 outcomes, 24 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Infection
2. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
3. Fournier Gangrene
4. Necrosis
5. Cellulitis

Experts

1. Norrby-Teglund, Anna: 6 articles (12/2015 - 02/2004)
2. Wong, Chin-Ho: 6 articles (09/2008 - 11/2003)
3. Herwald, Heiko: 4 articles (12/2015 - 02/2004)
4. Musser, James M: 3 articles (12/2015 - 05/2006)
5. Beres, Stephen B: 3 articles (12/2015 - 05/2006)
6. Mörgelin, Matthias: 3 articles (12/2015 - 02/2004)
7. Linnér, Anna: 3 articles (09/2014 - 09/2009)
8. Johansson, Linda: 3 articles (01/2014 - 09/2009)
9. Oishi, Hirotaka: 3 articles (07/2013 - 01/2007)
10. Lazzeri, Davide: 3 articles (11/2010 - 06/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Necrotizing Fasciitis:
1. OxygenIBA
2. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)IBA
3. Penicillins (Penicillin)FDA Link
4. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)IBA
5. Diclofenac (SR 38)FDA LinkGeneric
6. posaconazoleFDA Link
7. Interleukin 1 Receptor Antagonist Protein (Anakinra)FDA Link
8. Lactic AcidFDA LinkGeneric
9. CytokinesIBA
10. baysilon (polydimethylsiloxane)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Debridement
2. Hyperbaric Oxygenation
3. Transplants (Transplant)
4. Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy
5. Nephrectomy