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343 Possible Causes for Gangrene of the Toe

  • Diabetic Gangrene

    […] pressure from the heel Figure 7.6 Dry gangrene of all toes Figure 7.6 Dry gangrene of all toes Figure 7.7 A black ischemic ulcer on the dorsum of the left second toe, with[rrnursingschool.biz] The fingers and toes with gangrene were amputated. The pathological diagnosis was diabetic gangrene.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gangrene.[care.diabetesjournals.org]

  • Raynaud Phenomenon

    In people who continue to smoke or have Buerger's disease, frank gangrene of the toes and fingers is a real possibility.[emedicinehealth.com] When Raynaud's syndrome is associated with scleroderma (Systemic Sclerosis) problems may involve skin ulcers (sores) or gangrene (tissue death) in the fingers or toes.[medic8.com] If the tip of the toe or fingertip is necrotic or gangrenous, debridement (cleaning dead tissue) or amputation may be required, but this is not common.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Raynaud's Disease

    […] of the toes Gangrene of the fingertips Extreme constriction of blood vessels (peripheral) Tissue hypoxia Skin, muscle, and tissue atrophy Ulceration Ischemic gangrene Raynaud[disability-benefits-help.org] When Raynaud's syndrome is associated with scleroderma (Systemic Sclerosis) problems may involve skin ulcers (sores) or gangrene (tissue death) in the fingers or toes.[medic8.com] In people who continue to smoke or have Buerger's disease, frank gangrene of the toes and fingers is a real possibility.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Thromboangiitis Obliterans

    Affected patients are mostly young male smokers who develop ulcers and gangrene of the toes and fingers as a result of vascular ischaemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The initial symptom was limited gangrene of a toe (n 9) or a finger (n 2), foot claudication (n 6), calf claudication (n 3), rest pain (n 3), migratory superficial phlebitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insect Bite

    The female penetrates the skin around the toes and then swells up with eggs causing inflammation and ulceration. Gangrene can set in if left untreated.[traveldoctor.co.uk]

  • Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens

    He continued on oral anticoagulant drugs for six months and underwent elective ray amputation at five months after the PCD for a dry gangrenous left big toe.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lumbar Sympathectomy

    […] of the toes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination of his affected limb revealed absent popliteal pulse, cool skin hyperhidrosis and dry gangrene of the big toe.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two of the patients had actual gangrene of one or more toes. In 1 of these the pain was relieved and the temperature of the skin raised 10 C. (18 F.).[jamanetwork.com]

  • Leriche Syndrome

    […] of the toes; and, in men, impotence.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] of the toes and lower leg The condition will often first manifest itself as not being able to walk for long distances, with even short distances becoming a challenge.[belmarrahealth.com] […] of the left big toe, status post amputation, presented to the emergency department.[dx.doi.org]

  • Ischemic Ulcer

    Thromboangiitis obliterans associated toe gangrene Compression for Ischemic Ulcer Treatment Compression to treat ischemic ulcers may sound counter-intuitive at first.[angiologist.com] Certainly the presence of a pale looking ulcer, or black gangrenous toes would be an ominous sign of poor circulation.[ahni.com] Acral gangrene can affect the toes, fingers and the penis.[karger.com]

  • Gangrene and Necrosis of the Lung

    Venous gangrene of the toes with gangrene area marked. Figure 2. Venous gangrene of the toes with gangrene area marked. References 1 Donati MB.[academic.oup.com] One of the typical examples of a dry gangrene is on the toes and feet of an old patient due to Atherosclerosis.[drchetan.com] Gangrene Other names Gangrenous necrosis Dry gangrene affecting the toes as a result of peripheral artery disease Specialty Infectious disease, surgery Symptoms Change in[en.wikipedia.org]

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