Necrotizing fasciitis is caused mainly by bacteria. Many cases of necrotizing fasciitis are caused by group A beta-hemolytic streptococci. Group A streptococcus is the same bacteria responsible for "strep throat," impetigo (skin infection) and rheumatic fever. Necrotizing fasciitis often affects the extremities or the genital area, though any area of the body may be involved. It is a flesh eating disease.
Skin Cancer Facts and Prevention Tips ....... This infographic showcases some important facts and statistics about skin cancer, both from the sun and tanning beds. It also highlights some important tips on keeping yourself protected from the sun and ways to keep yourself safe from harmful rays...... Kur <3
Migrating cancer cell. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a cultured cancer cell moving (metastasising) through a hole in a support film. Numerous pseudopodia (arm-like), fillipodia (thread-like) and surface blebs (lumps) can be seen. These features are characteristic of highly mobile cells, and enable cancerous cells to spread rapidly around the body, and invade other organs and tissues (metastasis).