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LACEY CONLEY G. MD FACOG; FUTORAN, ROBERT MD, FACOG; MORROW, C. PAUL MD, FACOG
Obstetrics & Gynecology: March 1976
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A case of Clostridium perfringens sepsis and gas gangrene complicating chemotherapy for gestational choriocarcinoma is reported. The infection was eradicated using antibiotics, surgery, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy. The pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of this unusual but often lethal complication are reviewed.

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