Season 5 Case 11

History: pelvic pain

Season 5 Case 11

Case 11

History: pelvic pain


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Answer: Fournier gangrene (aka necrotizing fasciitis)

keys to remember: diabetes, alcohol use, obesity. And I ave seen several cases post-colonscopy (ie skin/mucosal trauma).

reference: http://pubs.rsna.org/doi/full/10.1148/rg.282075048