Necrotizing fasciitis and myositis: A case report

Saba Razi-Syed, S. Zafar H Jafri

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Abstract

Necrotizing fascitis is a relatively rare, potentially life-threatening infection involving the subcutaneous tissues. We report a case of group A streptococcal necrotizing fascitis/myositis in which CT played an important role in differential diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)213-216
Number of pages4
JournalComputerized Medical Imaging and Graphics
Volume18
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1994

Keywords

  • Computed tomography
  • Necrotizing fasciitis
  • Streptococcus pyogenes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Health Informatics
  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design

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