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American English: /ˈɡæŋɡrin/
, /ɡæŋˈɡrin/
British English: /ˈɡaŋɡriːn/

Translation of gangrene in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • Feces, urine, or blood can easily contaminate the wound and infection can range from a superficial infection to septicemia and gangrene of vulvar tissue.
    • The presence of deep infection with abscess, cellulitis, gangrene, or osteomyelitis is an indication for hospitalization and prompt surgical drainage.
    • Vasopressin should be infused through a central catheter because peripheral extravasation could cause tissue necrosis and gangrene.

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