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NeutroPhase has dramatically improved the care of patients with deadly 'flesh-eating' disease, explains NNFF executive director Jacqueline Roemmele.
The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation recognizes the courage and contributions of Hispanics in fighting and helping to tame this deadly disease RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., Sept.
Virulent Vibrio bacteria that live in warm ocean or tidal waters can turn a small cut into life-threatening flesh-eating disease.
A new treatment for life-threatening 'flesh eating' disease pioneered by Dr.
Many more people will die or lose limbs unless new medical treatments are developed and used MEDINA, Ohio, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The
The new treatment, pioneered by Dr.
Deadly flesh-eating bacteria have killed 9 people on the beaches of Florida, and health officials are warning people at the coastlines to be aware.
The Life Support Technologies Group (LST) has installed two (2) additional hyperbaric chambers at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT, thereby increasing patient treatment
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- In medicine, cauterization.