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Which of the following is not true of gas gangrene-



A It is caused by clostridium perfringens

B Clostridium perfringens is a gram-negative spore-bearing bacillus.

C Gas gangrene is characterized by severe local pain, crepitus and signs of toxemia.

D High dose penicillin and aggressive debridement of affected tissue is the treatment of established infection

Ans. B Clostridium perfringens is a gram-negative spore-bearing bacillus.

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