Septic abortion Clinically it appears similar to gas gangrene, now rare in UK with the legalisation of abortions.
Toxin Soft-tissue infection Crepitant cellulitis, myositis, clostridial myonecrosis, hemolysis C. perfringens, others Alpha-toxin (phospholipase C), theta-toxin, others Gas gangrene
See separate Gas Gangrene article. Tetanus Caused by Clostridium tetani. See separate Tetanus and Tetanus Vaccination article.