Fournier Gangrene Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 07, 2019
  • Author: Vernon M Pais, Jr, MD; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Problems to be considered in a patient with possible Fournier gangrene include the following:

  • Testicular fracture

  • Testicular hematoma

  • Testicular abscess

  • Scrotal abscess

  • Vasculitis

  • Warfarin gangrenosum

  • Polyarteritis nodosum

  • Granulomatosis with polyangiitis

Differential Diagnoses