Tag: enteritis

  • Clostridium Perfringens

    Clostridium Perfringens

    Known as the agent of gas gangrene or postpartum sepsis, Clostridium perfringens is currently isolated in food poisoning of tissue or systemic infections. HISTORY: Isolated for the first time in 1881, this germ has seen its role in gas gangrene recognized by Welch and Nuttall Frankel and in acute appendicitis by Veillon. The study of…