Stuart, Edward G. West Virginia School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia.
Mottet, N. Karle University Hospital, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
Aronow, Wilbert S. Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York.
McClung, Leland S. Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.
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- Dry gangrene
- Moist or wet gangrene
- Gas gangrene
- Diagnosis and treatment
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A form of tissue death, or necrosis, usually occurring in an extremity and due to insufficient blood supply.
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