TITLE

Bilateral Septic Lower Limb Ulceration Following Drug Abuse

AUTHOR(S)
Forshaw, Matthew J; Power, Dominic M
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Internet Journal of Mental Health;2001, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Limb ulceration is a common finding amongst intravenous drug abusers especially in urban settings. The authors present a case of severe neglected bilateral lower limb ulceration in such a patient. Theories regarding the mechanism of this ulceration are explained.
ACCESSION #
9861289

 

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