Gangrene, or death of tissue due to lack of blood supply, is considered a serious medical condition that can be life-threatening if left untreated. Although considered a medical emergency, gangrene is almost always preventable with proper medical care.
There are different types of gangrene, here are some of them:
In nursing homes, gangrene is usually a result of an infected wound left untreated. If you think nursing home neglect has caused your loved one to suffer from undue harm, a lawyer at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® might be able to help you hold the offending party accountable for all the damages your family has sustained. Call our Milwaukee office at (414) 271-0900 for a free case assessment today.