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Wet Gangrene

Wet Gangrene: Introduction

Wet Gangrene: Tissue death (necrosis) due to bacterial infection, producing a cellulitis in areas adjacent to necrotic tissue. See detailed information below for a list of 21 causes of Wet Gangrene, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Wet Gangrene:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Wet Gangrene. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Wet Gangrene: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Wet Gangrene, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Wet Gangrene Treatments

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Wet Gangrene: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Wet Gangrene

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Wet Gangrene: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Wet Gangrene

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How Common are these Causes of Wet Gangrene?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Wet Gangrene. Of the 21 causes of Wet Gangrene that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 17 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Wet Gangrene:

The following list of conditions have 'Wet Gangrene' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Wet Gangrene Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Wet Gangrene based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Wet Gangrene:

    Medical Conditions associated with Wet Gangrene:

    Gangrene (72 causes), Necrosis (37 causes), Soft tissue symptoms (100 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Wet Gangrene:

    Infection (1293 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Bone infection (16 causes), Streptococcal infection, Bacterial infection, Minor trauma to skin, Cut or laceration, Surgical incision, Contaminated needle, Abdominal surgery, Intestinal perforation, Appendicitis, Hernia

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