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 DeCS Categories

C01 Bacterial Infections and Mycoses .
C01.252 Bacterial Infections .
C01.252.377 Fournier Gangrene .
C12 Male Urogenital Diseases .
C12.294 Genital Diseases, Male .
C12.294.229 Fournier Gangrene .
 
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Fournier Gangrene .
Fournier's Disease .
Fourniers Disease .
Fourniers Gangrene .
Gangrene, Fournier .
Gangrene, Fournier's .
Fournier Disease .
Fournier's Gangrene .
FOURNIER"S GANGRENE .
FOURNIER'S DISEASE .
An acute necrotic infection of the SCROTUM; PENIS; or PERINEUM. It is characterized by scrotum pain and redness with rapid progression to gangrene and sloughing of tissue. Fournier gangrene is usually secondary to perirectal or periurethral infections associated with local trauma, operative procedures, or urinary tract disease. .
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