How Myonecrosis can be recognize
Myonecrosis is basically death of individual muscle, muscle fibers in a localized area because of severe infection, loss of blood to the area or sometimes trauma. But we commonly noticed that causes of Myonecrosis are more arise due to complications from diabetes .
This disease is known by three names
2/ clostridial myonecrosis
3/ Gas gangrene
One disease but three different names are because of their causes, the 3rd name Gas gangrene is the term used when Myonecrosis is caused by the Clostridium perfringens bacterium. But sometimes it may be caused by group A Streptococcus bacteria. This infection occurs suddenly and spreads very quickly. Gas gangrene is noticed that it generally develops at a recent surgical or injury site.Myonecrosis in terms of Science direct. is best defined ,they clearly describe in detail of their causative clostridium septicum.
Treatment must begin immediately if there are any sign of gas gangrene.Patient should be hospitalized as soon as possible doctor will prescribe medication like antibiotics, of high dose such as penicillin and clindamycin, are given, and all dead and infected tissue should be removed surgically to avoid spreading. Hospital is the best place for all treatments.
Supportive treatment are also important and can include intravenous fluids and supplemental oxygen , which is possible when patient is hospitalized on proper timing.But Penicillin plus
are the world wide recommended antibiotic regimen for clostridial myonecrosis.