Poor Frostbite Outcome Highlights Importance of Early Disease ID

Poor Frostbite Outcome Highlights Importance of Early Disease ID

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Poor Frostbite Outcome Highlights Importance of Early Disease ID

Frostbite with cold agglutinin disease (CAD) in an elderly woman in France led to the patient’s death after an amputation failed to resolve the condition, a case study reported. This case highlights the importance of early identification and treatment of CAD to improve patient outcomes in the presence of frostbite, the researchers said. Titled “Frostbite and Cold Agglutinin Disease: Coexistence of Two Entities Leading to Poor Clinical Outcomes,” the case study was published in the…

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