International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 6, Issue 3 (2020)

Analysis of predictive factors in diagnosis and outcome of Necrotising fasciitis


Dr. M Raghuveer

Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare, life threatening soft tissue infection, primarily involving the fascia and subcutaneous tissue. We conducted a prospective analytical study in a tertiary care referral hospital over a period of two years, 50 patients were included in the study. To evaluate the factors for early diagnosis, management, mortality and morbidity. Necrotizing fasciitis is a life threatening disease with high mortality. Early diagnosis and adequate treatment are necessary to improve the clinical outcome. Clinical awareness remains pivotal.
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