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spontaneous c. septicum gas gangrene: a literature the infectious disease paradigm undergoes a subtle shift, unusual infections associated with malignancy and immunosuppression are being increasingly reported. spontaneous or non-traumatic clostridium septicum infection is one such unusual infection which has gained prominence. this article aims to understand the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations and current trends in diagnosing and treating this rare but deadly infection. to understand the multifactorial causation of this infection a r ...201728780428
fatal clostridium septicum multifocal myonecrosis in a previously healthy 25-year-old man: role of nsaids? 201728705640
colorectal neoplasm in cases of clostridium septicum and streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. gallolyticus bacteraemia.bacteremia with clostridium septicum (cs) and streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. gallolyticus (sgg) have both been associated with colorectal neoplasms (crn) and colonoscopic examination is advised, however the differences and similarities in colorectal findings are not well known.201728236516
hemolytic uremic syndrome complicated by clostridium septicum bacteremia and new-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus. report of a caseā€©.we report the unusual case of a 5-year-old male hospitalized for management of diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) and new-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus (t1dm) who developed acute renal injury secondary to hemolytic uremic syndrome (hus). he was diagnosed with shiga toxin-producing entero-hemorrhagic <i>escherichia coli</i> (ehec) 0157:h7-positive hus 48 hours after being diagnosed with new-onset t1dm/dka. his hospital course was complicated by <i>clostridium septicum</i> sepsis with colonic perforatio ...201728211788
c septicum complicating hemolytic uremic syndrome: survival without surgical intervention.clostridium septicum is an anaerobic bacterium that causes rapidly progressive myonecrosis, bacteremia, and central nervous system infection. it has been reported as a complication of escherichia coli hemolytic uremic syndrome (hus) in 8 children worldwide; 5 children died, and the 3 reported survivors had surgically treated disease. we present 3 cases of c septicum complicating hus in children, including the first 2 reported cases of survival without surgical intervention. all patients presente ...201728183731
clostridium septicum: an unusual link to a lower gastrointestinal bleed.clostridium septicum is a highly virulent pathogen which is associated with colorectal malignancy, hematological malignancy, immunosuppression, diabetes mellitus and cyclical neutropenia. presentation may include disseminated clostridial infection in the form of septicemia, gas gangrene, and mycotic aortic aneurysms. we report the case of a 62-year-old female presenting with necrotizing fasciitis of her left thigh and subsequently developing rectal bleeding. while she was being treated with empi ...201727721737
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