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Case Reports in Emergency Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 6376301, 3 pages
Case Report

Necrotizing Fasciitis Presenting as an Itchy Thigh

1Trinity Preparatory High School, 5700 Trinity Prep Ln, Winter Park, FL 32792, USA
2University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA

Received 17 April 2016; Revised 3 July 2016; Accepted 12 July 2016

Academic Editor: Aristomenis K. Exadaktylos

Copyright © 2016 Thor Shiva Stead and V. Shushrutha Hedna. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


We present a case of necrotizing fasciitis diagnosed in the emergency department. The clinical presentation and diagnostic findings of necrotizing fasciitis are discussed.