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 DeCS Categories

C01 Bacterial Infections and Mycoses .
C01.252 Bacterial Infections .
C01.252.377 Fournier Gangrene .
C05 Musculoskeletal Diseases .
C05.116 Bone Diseases .
C05.116.540 Hyperostosis .
C05.116.540.410 Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal .
C05.116.900 Spinal Diseases .
C05.116.900.815 Spinal Osteophytosis .
C05.116.900.815.651 Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal .
C12 Male Urogenital Diseases .
C12.294 Genital Diseases, Male .
C12.294.229 Fournier Gangrene .
C23 Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms .
C23.550 Pathologic Processes .
C23.550.288 Disease .
HP1 Homeopathy .
HP1.007 Homeopathic Philosophy .
HP1.007.262 Patients .
HP1.007.262.808 Disease .
HP2 Homeopathic Clinics .
HP2.029 Disease .
SP5 Epidemiology and Biostatistics .
SP5.001 Epidemiology .
SP5.001.002 Health-Disease Process .
SP5.001.002.013 Disease .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Fournier Gangrene .
Fournier's Disease .
Fourniers Disease .
Fourniers Gangrene .
Gangrene, Fournier .
Gangrene, Fournier's .
Fournier Disease .
Fournier's Gangrene .
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. .
Disease .
Diseases .
Illness .
Disease Concept Evolution .
A definite pathologic process with a characteristic set of signs and symptoms. It may affect the whole body or any of its parts, and its etiology, pathology, and prognosis may be known or unknown. .
Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal .
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis with Tylosis .
Forestier's Disease .
Forestier-Rotes Disease .
Ankylosing Hyperostoses, Vertebral .
Ankylosing Hyperostosis, Vertebral .
Disease, Forestier .
Disease, Forestier's .
Disease, Forestier-Rotes .
Forestier Rotes Disease .
Forestiers Disease .
Hyperostoses, Vertebral Ankylosing .
Hyperostosis, Vertebral Ankylosing .
Vertebral Ankylosing Hyperostoses .
Forestier Disease .
Vertebral Ankylosing Hyperostosis .
Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis .
A disease of elderly men characterized by large osteophytes that bridge vertebrae and ossification of ligaments and tendon insertions. .