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Necrotizing Fasciitis (cont.)

Necrotizing Fasciitis Picture

Picture of necrotizing fasciitis (flesh-eating disease)
Picture of necrotizing fasciitis (flesh-eating disease)

Medically reviewed by Robert Cox, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Infectious Disease

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Davidovici, Batya B., and Ronni Wolf. "Emergencies in Dermatology: Diagnosis, Classification and Therapy." Medscape.com. 2007. <http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/565823>

Davis, Charles. "Necrotizing Fasciitis." MedicineNet.com. May 13, 2009. <http://www.medicinenet.com/necrotizing_fasciitis/
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Maynor, Michael. "Necrotizing Fasciitis." eMedicine.com. Mar. 25, 2009. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/784690-overview>

Schwartz, Robert A., and Rajendra Kapila. "Necrotizing Fasciitis." eMedicine.com. Mar. 4, 2010. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1054438-overview>

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Disease." Apr. 3, 2008. <http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/diseaseinfo/groupastreptococcal_g.htm>


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