An unusual presentation of Fournier's gangrene.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/198738
Title:
An unusual presentation of Fournier's gangrene.
Authors:
Kearney, D E; Harney, S; O'Broin, E; McCourt, M
Affiliation:
Department of Academic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland. dkearnage@gmail.com
Citation:
An unusual presentation of Fournier's gangrene. 2011, 180 (2):573-4 Ir J Med Sci
Journal:
Irish journal of medical science
Issue Date:
Jun-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/198738
DOI:
10.1007/s11845-010-0516-0
PubMed ID:
20617396
Abstract:
INTRODUCTION: Fournier's gangrene is a rare severe necrotising fasciitis of the genitalia. CASE: A case of Fournier's gangrene caused by perforated sigmoid diverticulitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus is presented along with a review of the relevant literature.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
INTRODUCTION: Fournier's gangrene is a rare severe necrotising fasciitis of the genitalia. CASE: A case of Fournier's gangrene caused by perforated sigmoid diverticulitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus is presented along with a review of the relevant literature.
MeSH:
Diverticulitis, Colonic; Fournier Gangrene; Hernia, Inguinal; Humans; Intestinal Perforation; Male; Middle Aged
ISSN:
1863-4362

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKearney, D Een
dc.contributor.authorHarney, Sen
dc.contributor.authorO'Broin, Een
dc.contributor.authorMcCourt, Men
dc.date.accessioned2011-12-22T15:31:45Z-
dc.date.available2011-12-22T15:31:45Z-
dc.date.issued2011-06-
dc.identifier.citationAn unusual presentation of Fournier's gangrene. 2011, 180 (2):573-4 Ir J Med Scien
dc.identifier.issn1863-4362-
dc.identifier.pmid20617396-
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s11845-010-0516-0-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/198738-
dc.descriptionINTRODUCTION: Fournier's gangrene is a rare severe necrotising fasciitis of the genitalia. CASE: A case of Fournier's gangrene caused by perforated sigmoid diverticulitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus is presented along with a review of the relevant literature.en
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION: Fournier's gangrene is a rare severe necrotising fasciitis of the genitalia. CASE: A case of Fournier's gangrene caused by perforated sigmoid diverticulitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus is presented along with a review of the relevant literature.-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subject.meshDiverticulitis, Colonic-
dc.subject.meshFournier Gangrene-
dc.subject.meshHernia, Inguinal-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshIntestinal Perforation-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMiddle Aged-
dc.titleAn unusual presentation of Fournier's gangrene.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Academic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland. dkearnage@gmail.comen
dc.identifier.journalIrish journal of medical scienceen
dc.description.provinceMunster-

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