What Is Skin Necrosis?


Skin necrosis is a condition that usually results in the death of the skin tissue. The condition occurs mainly when insufficient blood and oxygen are supplied to a given skin area. The main causes are wide hematomas and seromas that are left unnoticed and untreated for a long period of time, cigarette smoking and infections.
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( nə′krō·səs ) (medicine) Death of a cell or group of cells as a result of injury, disease, or other pathologic state.
The skin is the largest organ of the body. It is used for protection of the body.It possesses the sense of touch and goes through a shedding process daily.
Unplanned cell death, opposite of apoptosis.
There are several kinds of skin diseases ranging from mild acne, to a severe case a Raynaud's phenomon. You can visit.
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