Management of necrotizing fasciitis in diabetic patients


Gurlek A., Firat C. , Ozturk A. E. , Alaybeyoglu N., Fariz A., Aslan S.

JOURNAL OF DIABETES AND ITS COMPLICATIONS, vol.21, no.4, pp.265-271, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2006.08.006
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF DIABETES AND ITS COMPLICATIONS
  • Page Numbers: pp.265-271

Abstract

Necrotizing fasciitis is a life-threatening condition in diabetic patients; its management and salvage of the patient is a formidable challenge. Diabetes mellitus is one of the serious conditions associated with necrotizing fasciitis. It is a disorder that primarily affects the microvascular circulation.