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A 70-year-old woman was transported to the emergency department with fever and pain in her left lower extremity from 2 days. She had no history of recent trauma. Her vital signs were stable except for high fever. Her left lower extremity was swollen with erythema, especially around the medial malleolus. Soon after arrival, some blisters appeared around her left ankle. We consulted a surgeon, who made a small incision in the compromised area under local anaesthesia. An outflow of clear transudate was established, and he …
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