necrotizing


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Related to necrotizing: necrotizing enterocolitis, necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, necrotizing sialometaplasia, necrotizing lymphadenitis, necrotizing pancreatitis, necrotizing cellulitis

nec·ro·tize

 (nĕk′rə-tīz′)
intr. & tr.v. nec·ro·tized, nec·ro·tiz·ing, nec·ro·tiz·es
To undergo necrosis or cause to necrose.
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necrotizing

adj necrotizante, necrosante
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Atox Bio, developer of immunomodulatory therapeutics for rapidly-progressing infectious diseases in critically ill patients, today announced that it has enrolled the first patient in its Phase 3 study to evaluate AB103 - the first-ever candidate developed for the treatment of Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections (NSTIs), also known as 'flesh eating bacteria'.
com)-- Produced by The Morgan Leary Vaughan Fund, and funded by The Petit Family Foundation, Speaking of NEC is a series of one-on-one conversations with relevant Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) experts - neonatologists, clinicians and researchers - that highlights current prevention, diagnosis, and treatment strategies for NEC, and the search for a cure.
We report a rare case of necrotizing sialometaplasia of the right lateral nasopharynx with extension into the right parapharyngeal space in a 39-year-old man.
5) We report this case of necrotizing soft tissue infection and sepsis with cultures that grew Pasteurella multocida in a diabetic morbidly obese woman who resides in a house with many cats and dogs.
Crew has developed that has proven its effectiveness against deadly necrotizing fasciitis, or flesh-eating disease-even when the disease is triggered by bacteria resistant to common antibiotics.
If you're healthy, have a strong immune system, and practice good hygiene and proper wound care, your chances of getting necrotizing fasciitis ("flesh-eating" bacteria) are extremely low," (http://www.
Necrotizing fasciitis of the head and neck, particularly involving periorbital and orbital structures, is considered rare [1-4].
Washington, Jan 13 ( ANI ): Researchers have identified street drug known as 'bath salts' as a new source of life-threatening necrotizing fasciitis - an orthopedic emergency.
In addition to these diseases and to acute necrotizing esophagitis and malignant melanoma, we would like to add "intraepithelial hemorrhage of the esophagus" as a differential diagnosis of black esophagus.
We report a case of a necrotizing fasciitis in the leg manifesting 10 days following a TOT procedure.
A recently identified statin-triggered, immune-mediated necrotizing myopathy needs to be considered among the possible explanations for statin-induced muscle symptoms and creatine phosphokinase elevations that persist despite discontinuation of the lipid-lowering drug.
Neonatal inflammatory intestinal diseases: necrotizing enterocolitis and allergic colitis.