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Non-mechanical traumatic gas gangrene: forgotten but not gone.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22337732     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of gas gangrene (GG) in a non-diabetic HIV seronegative man who died within 60 hours following an intramuscular injection in rural India. The occurrence of GG after intramuscular injection is rare and only a few cases have been reported in the published literature.
Authors:
Subramanian Senthilkumaran; Ritesh G Menezes; Sadip Pant; Chhagan P Khartode; Namasivayam Balamurugan; Ponniah Thirumalaikolundusubramanian
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-2-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  Tropical doctor     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1758-1133     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-2-16     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1301706     Medline TA:  Trop Doct     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
* Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Sri Gokulam Hospital and Research Institute, Salem, India.
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