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Fournier gangrene: Rare complication of rectal cancer

PE Ossibi, T Souiki, KI Majdoub, I Toughrai, SA Laalim, K Mazaz, S Tenkorang, MH Farih

Abstract


Fournier's Gangrene is a rare complication of rectal cancer. It's discovery is often delayed. It's incidence is about 0.3/100 000 populations in Western countries. We report a patient with peritoneal perforation of rectal cancer revealed by scrotal and perineal necrotizing fasciitis.



http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2015.20.288.5506
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