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 DeCS Categories

A08 Nervous System .
A08.340 Ganglia .
A08.340.390 Ganglia, Sensory .
A08.340.390.850 Trigeminal Ganglion .
A08.800 Peripheral Nervous System .
A08.800.350 Ganglia, Sensory .
A08.800.350.850 Trigeminal Ganglion .
A08.800.800 Peripheral Nerves .
A08.800.800.120 Cranial Nerves .
A08.800.800.120.760 Trigeminal Nerve .
A08.800.800.120.760.825 Trigeminal Ganglion .
C01 Bacterial Infections and Mycoses .
C01.252 Bacterial Infections .
C01.252.410 Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections .
C01.252.410.222 Clostridium Infections .
C01.252.410.222.440 Gas Gangrene .
C23 Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms .
C23.550 Pathologic Processes .
C23.550.717 Necrosis .
C23.550.717.427 Gangrene .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Gas Gangrene .
Gangrene, Gas .
Gangrenes, Gas .
Gas Gangrenes .
A severe condition resulting from bacteria invading healthy muscle from adjacent traumatized muscle or soft tissue. The infection originates in a wound contaminated with bacteria of the genus CLOSTRIDIUM. C. perfringens accounts for the majority of cases (over eighty percent), while C. noyvi, C. septicum, and C. histolyticum cause most of the other cases. .
Gangrene .
Gangrenes .
Death and putrefaction of tissue usually due to a loss of blood supply. .
Trigeminal Ganglion .
Gasser's Ganglion .
Trigeminal Ganglia .
Ganglia, Trigeminal .
Ganglion, Gasser's .
Ganglion, Gasserian .
Ganglion, Semilunar .
Ganglion, Trigeminal .
Gasser Ganglion .
Gassers Ganglion .
Semilunar Ganglions .
Trigeminal Ganglias .
Trigeminal Ganglions .
Gasserian Ganglion .
Semilunar Ganglion .
The semilunar-shaped ganglion containing the cells of origin of most of the sensory fibers of the trigeminal nerve. It is situated within the dural cleft on the cerebral surface of the petrous portion of the temporal bone and gives off the ophthalmic, maxillary, and part of the mandibular nerves. .