Necrotizing fasciitis associated with acupuncture: A case report
J. Hosp. Med. 2010 November;5(9):565-566
Department of Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New YorkView all work by this author
Infectious complications from acupuncture are extermely rare; we present a case of severe necrotizing Fasciitis (type 1) in an elderly nondiabetic male. Journal of Hospital Medicine 2010. © 2010 Society of Hospital Medicine.