Necrotizing fasciitis
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Necrotizing fasciitis

Necrotizing fasciitis or NF, commonly known as flesh-eating disease, flesh-eating bacteria or flesh-eating bacteria syndrome, is a rare infection of the deeper layers of skin and subcutaneous tissues, easily spreading across the fascial plane within the subcutaneous tissue. The most consistent feature of necrotizing fasciitis was first described in 1952 as necrosis of the subcutaneous tissue and fascia with relative sparing of the underlying muscle. Necrotizing fasc...

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  • Symptoms of Necrotizing Fasciitis

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    List of symptoms associated with Necrotizing fasciitis, listed in alphabetical order with photos when available. This list can help identify the warning signs of Necrotizing fasciitis, but more


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