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985 Possible Causes for Foot Ulcer

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    This can aid in identifying patients at high risk of diabetic foot ulceration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The risk of LEA associated with foot ulcers heightens the probable role of proper foot examination and care in detecting disease prior to foot ulcer and reducing subsequent[cms.gov] […] the neuropathic diabetic foot does not ulcerate spontaneously.[clinical.diabetesjournals.org]

  • Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis

    ulcer Ischemic foot ulcer due to atherosclerosis of native artery of limb Ischemic leg ulcer Ischemic midfoot ulcer due to atherosclerosis of native artery of limb Ischemic[icdlist.com] Shoes that can accommodate the foot and any swelling over the course of the day help reduce the risk of ulceration.[pedors.com] ) The affected leg or foot may need to be amputated Call your provider if you have: A leg or foot that becomes cool to the touch, pale, blue, or numb Chest pain or shortness[medlineplus.gov]

  • Diabetic Foot Ulcer

    Diabetic foot ulcer is a major complication of diabetes mellitus, and probably the major component of the diabetic foot.[en.wikipedia.org] Diabetic foot ulcers are painful sores appearing in the feet of people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Foot ulcers may appear long before they come in patient's notice.[symptoma.com] ulcers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ischemic Ulcer

    Abstract Leg and foot are known as regions with relatively poor blood circulation. Diabetic foot ulcers have complex causes and are difficult to heal.[jstage.jst.go.jp] METHODS: Patients with diabetes with a foot ulcer, consecutively presenting at a multidisciplinary foot center with a systolic toe pressure Details Bibliographic note The[portal.research.lu.se] Diabetic foot ulcer is one of the major complications of diabetes mellitus, which forms a major characteristic of diabetic foot.[grandviewresearch.com]

  • Peripheral Vascular Disease

    During the follow up, 4·25% of patients of Group B and 35·48% of patients of Group A (P 0·01) showed onset of foot ulceration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND: Diabetic foot ulcer is one of the chronic complications of diabetes mellitus (DM) with 25% of patients with diabetes developing a foot ulcer during their lifetime[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The article provides background on the pathophysiology of diabetic foot ulcers as well as a review of the literature on the therapeutic use of pentoxifylline for treating[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Syphilis

    ulcers .[dermnetnz.org] ulcers.[dermnetnz.org] As a result, deep foot ulcers can occur.[patient.info]

  • Vasculitis

    PURPOSE: Delta neutrophil index (DNI) represents the immature granulocytes count associated with neutrophil-consumption. We investigated whether DNI might be associated with Birmingham vasculitis activity score (BVAS) at diagnosis and could predict relapse during the follow-up in patients with antineutrophil[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypertensive Ischemic Ulcer

    Learn more about our doctors and care team who diagnose and treat leg & foot ulcers.[heart.templehealth.org] It is easy to understand why people with diabetes are more prone to foot ulcers than other patients.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Ulcerations associated with diabetes are the most common cause of foot ulcers.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Diabetic Ulcer

    When the foot cannot heal, a foot ulcer can develop. What are the risk factors for diabetes foot ulcers?[diabetes.co.uk] Though foot ulcers can be anywhere on the foot, most occur on the ball of the foot or on the bottom of the big toe.[bergerhealth.com] Even a mild injury can therefore start a foot ulcer. Why are people with diabetes more likely to get foot ulcers?[diabetes.co.uk]

  • Systemic Scleroderma

    Evaluation of granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (Filgrastim) in infected diabetic foot ulcers. Diabetologia. 2003;46(1):27-30. .[revistas.unal.edu.co] Autologous stem cell therapy in the treatment of limb ischaemia induced chronic tissue ulcers of diabetic foot patients. Int J Clin Pract. 2012;66(4):384-93. .[revistas.unal.edu.co] Effects of granulocyte-colony stimulating factor in the treatment of diabetic foot infection. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2001;3(5):332-7. .[revistas.unal.edu.co]

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