The teen underwent 'open reduction and internal fixation of the fracture, dental extraction, and debridement of devitalized
tissue,' according to Russell.
Managing dog bite is challenging because injuries are not straight forward, and wound is contaminated with dog's saliva, dust, foreign body and devitalized
The rationale for NPWT with saline is that it not only removes devitalized
tissue but also removes dirt and bacteria6.
Except for the melanotic stool, these indicators are not pathognomonic.3,4 Doppler ultrasonography, angiography or scintigraphy may demonstrate the vascular occlusion, but this is not a mystery.5 If there is no contraindication, sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy is a unique method to identify the mucosal viability.6 Endoscopic signs of bowel gangrene include devitalized
brown-black mucosa and gangrenous blood-stained effluent.5,6 In surgery, bowel gangrene is easily diagnosed by means of a brown-black bowel segment.8
Debridement removes the devitalized
or dead/contaminated tissue, any foreign material from a wound which is useful to diminish the attack of toxins, microbes and other substances which inhibit healing.
On evaluation of the little finger amputate under microscope, following debridement of the devitalized
structures to the healthy tissue, the vascular and neural structures were found to be intact and it was determined that it could be used as an amputated part instead of the ring finger according to its length and it may be functionally and cosmetically acceptable.
Necrotic and devitalized
tissues were debrided and the area was flushed copiously with sterile saline.
High-kinetic-energy shotgun wounds lead to large amounts of devitalized
and contaminated tissues that have a high risk of infection.
The small intestine transfers the devitalized
bacterial bodies to all body.
In such ischemic fingers, the dressing should be opened immediately and devitalized
tissues should be debrided and viable tissues should be protected as much as possible.
A digital thermocouple was fixed within the pulp chamber, and the same teeth were used as vital specimens (irrigating with water at 37[degrees]C to simulate the effect of intrapulpal blood circulation) and devitalized
specimens (without irrigation), thereby facilitating the comparison of the effect of irrigation.
In her book Arun Kolatkar and Literary Modernism in India: Moving Lines (2014), scholar Laetitia Zecchini writes about the modern poet's celebration of the regenerative capacity of objects, stating that things are never "definitely devitalized
or restricted to one purpose" and "can be recreated and 'begin again' after they have been 'used,' cast off, or destroyed."