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Year : 1990  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 13-5

Role of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the rapid control of gas gangrene infection and its toxaemia.


Department of General Surgery, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Bombay Central, Maharashtra.

Correspondence Address:
D R Trivedi
Department of General Surgery, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Bombay Central, Maharashtra.

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Fifteen cases of proved gas gangrene infection were studied to assess the rapidity of control of infection and associated toxaemia, by hyperbaric oxygen therapy at 2 1/2 atmospheres pressure. Within 3-5 sittings, all the cases (100%) were found to become devoid of clostridial organisms as judged by smear and culture methods.






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