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First report of a necrotising fasciitis of the breast following a core needle biopsy.
Necrotising fasciitis (NF) is the most aggressive form of soft tissue infection. We report the first case of NF of the breast following a core needle biopsy. Aggressive management including surgical debridement and vacuum therapy allowed wound healing and breast conservation.
Anti-Bacterial Agents/therapeutic use, Biopsy, Fine-Needle/adverse effects, Breast/pathology, Breast/surgery, Fasciitis, Necrotizing/drug therapy, Fasciitis, Necrotizing/etiology, Female, Humans, Middle Aged, Necrosis, Skin/pathology, Skin/surgery
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