Thigh Abscess Secondary to Intra-Abdominal Pathologic Conditions

Three Cases Progressing to Necrotizing Fasciitis

Arife Simsek, MD


Wounds. 2021;33(9):226-230. 

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This was a retrospective case series without a comparator. No standardized approach was used for thigh abscesses arising from intra-abdominal pathologic conditions. Definitive therapy was delayed because of misdiagnosis. Thus, it cannot be used to make conclusions on management strategy.