Friday, March 15, 2013

Gangrene

Gangrene is a serious and potentially life-threatening disease in a large mass of tissue (necrosis) are dying. It may suffer from trauma or infection, or people with chronic diseases in the blood circulation, the main cause of the fire, the blood supply of the affected tissue, which leads to cell death occurs is reduced. Diabetes and smoking increase the long-term risk of suffering from gangrene.

   There are different types of gangrene with various symptoms like dry gangrene, wet gangrene, gas gangrene, gangrene and necrotic interior options include fasciitis.Treatment debridement (or, in severe cases, amputation) of the affected body parts, antibiotics, cardiovascular surgery, maggot therapy or hyperbaric oxygenation