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Plastic Surgery Expert Opines on Botched Face lift INFECTION Expert Case

Plastic Surgery Expert Opines on Botched Face lift

…  consulted his family physician, he diagnosed her with an infection in the wound and skin and prescribed an antibiotic. The wounds and …

Inappropriate Treatment of Infected Wound Leads to Amputation INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged female patient in Kansaswho suffered from morbid obesity as well as diabetes, who was being followed by a vascular surgeon for a wound on her hallux. The wound was initially managed as an outpatient with antibiotics, howeve …

Epidemiology Experts Discusses Viral Infection From Unsanitary Housing Project INFECTION Expert Case

…  housing project in Arkansas who contracted a rare viral infection shortly after moving in. When the man first moved in to the building, …  Eventually, the man was diagnosed with a viral infection of his respiratory tract that was likely caused by exposure to rodent …

Oral Surgery Expert Opines on Excessive Bleeding Following Root Canal INFECTION Expert Case

…  complaints of puss and swelling indicative of a probable infection. The infected tissue was drained, and the decision was made to keep …  woman in the hospital due to the apparent severity of the infection. After several days in the hospital, the woman began to bleed …

Patient Develops Sepsis From Undiagnosed Spinal Abscess INFECTION Expert Case

Patient Develops Sepsis From Undiagnosed Spinal Abscess

This case involves an elderly woman in Mainewith a past medical history of lumbar surgery, who presented to the emergency room with complaints of extreme pain. While the patient was in the emergency room she was given a number of painkillers, however the m …

General Surgery Experts Discuss Surgical Wound Infection INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient in Wyoming who was morbidly obese patient who suffered from an infected surgical incision following surgery. The patient presented to a general surgeon for what was initially supposed to be a routine gallbladde …