Necrotizing fasciitis after internal fixation of fracture of femoral trochanteric☆☆☆

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Santos, Leandro Emílio Nascimento; Pires, Robinson Esteves Santos; Figueiredo, Leonardo Brandão; Soares, Eduardo Augusto Marques;
(2014)

Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare and potentially lethal soft tissue infection. We report a case of trochanteric femur fracture in a patient who underwent fracture fixation and developed necrotizing fasciitis. A literature review on the topic will be addressed.
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