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Case Reports in Nephrology
Volume 2017, Article ID 7240156, 3 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7240156
Case Report

Diabetic Muscle Infarction Masquerading as Necrotizing Fasciitis

1Department of Nephrology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
2Department of Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
3Technion American Medical Program, Bruce and Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
4Department of Infectious Disease, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Ankur Sinha; gro.demsedinomiam@ahnisna

Received 19 February 2017; Accepted 11 April 2017; Published 26 April 2017

Academic Editor: Rumeyza Kazancioglu

Copyright © 2017 Kalyana C. Janga et al. 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.

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