Radiation damages blood vessels, and the lack of blood supply eventually can cause wounds to form in soft tissue and bone.
including problem wounds; this category includes diabetic foot ulcers, which afflict one out of five people with type 2 diabetes. Recently added to this category was central retinal artery occlusion, or "stroke of the eye," from blockages in the arteries of the eye.
Chronic bone infections that resist standard treatment.
Compromised Skin Grafts and Flaps
Grafts and flaps of skin and other tissue (cartilage, bone, fat) are used in reconstructive surgery (such as breast reconstruction after a mastectomy).
Classically defined as a hearing loss of at least 30 dB over at least three contiguous frequencies - occurring within three days.
Acute ischemia (loss of blood flow)-usually caused by heavy equipment Air or Gas Embolism
An air or gas embolism is caused by air in the arteries caused by diving or an invasive medical procedure that punctures an artery or lung.
Carbon monoxide poisoning
CO poisoning complicated by cyanide poisoning. Also includes poisoning from methylene chloride.
The medical names for these severe infections of the muscle are clostridial myositis and myonecrosis.
(an accumulation of infected material); these abscesses of the brain are common in patients with abnormal immune systems.
It is brought on when a diver ascends too quickly and does not allow the oxygen in the body to expand at a safe rate.
Necrotizing soft tissue infections
From "flesh-eating bacteria," these severe infections usually progress rapidly.
Thermal burn Injury
From fire or heat.
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