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93 Possible Causes for Lower Extremity Cellulitis, Peripheral Neuropathy

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    We presented apical healing of the upper central incisor, retrofilled with TSC, in a diabetic patient (type 2 DM) with peripheral neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Also, there were significant changes in clinical findings for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    […] management of generic peripheral neuropathy.[doi.org] Nerve damage caused by injury can also be classified as peripheral neuropathy.[neuravite.com] Peripheral neuropathy is a collective term that refers to damage to the peripheral nerves. It may occur due to myriad reasons.[symptoma.com]

  • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

    Diabetic peripheral neuropathy, one form of diabetic neuropathy, affects the arms, hands, fingers, legs and feet.[symptoma.com] Peripheral neuropathy is the most common complication of diabetes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Participants in these trials included people with diabetes mellitus and diabetic peripheral neuropathy who were given any treatment for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Leg Cellulitis

    Diagnosing and managing lower limb cellulitis. Nurs Times . 2012;108(27):18-21. Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN).[woundcareadvisor.com] Generalized weakness, increased weight, diabetic neuropathy, any peripheral neuropathy and severe anemia can all cause lower leg pains.[healthquestions.medhelp.org] neuropathy hands & feet, COPD & on oxygen therapy, lupus & psoriasis and psoratic arthritis.[healingwell.com]

  • Dermatitis

    neuropathy), we decided to perform a biopsy of an inguinal lymph node.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] brachioradial pruritus, brain tumors, multiple sclerosis, peripheral neuropathy, and nerve irritation.[17] Neurogenic[edit] Neurogenic itch, which is itch induced centrally[en.wikipedia.org] […] raised the suspicion of Castleman's disease; however, due to the overall incomplete clinical picture (no night sweats, no weight reduction, lack of hepatosplenomegaly and peripheral[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    A variety of conditions result in lower extremity edema, such as deep vein thrombosis, cellulitis, venous stasis insufficiency, and congestive heart failure (CHF).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The fluids in the body can also accumulate quickly which could result to peripheral neuropathy or edema (severe swelling) of the ankles and feet.[stemcellthailand.org]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy masquerading as lower extremity cellulitis and response to bisphosphonates.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract POEMS (peripheral neuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, M protein, skin changes) syndrome is a rare multisystem paraneoplastic disorder.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy masquerading as lower extremity cellulitis and response to bisphosphonates. J Thorac Oncol 2009; 4(2): 260-2. [ PubMed ] 28. Ali N, et al.[medical.nikkeibp.co.jp]

  • Tinea Pedis

    Semel and Goldin describe 24 episodes of lower extremity cellulitis in 22 patients, 20 of which had tinea pedis [ 12 ].[doi.org] Unlike otherwise healthy individuals, people with diabetes are at an increased risk of developing these complications as they often present with some degree of peripheral[podiatrytoday.com] Moist Conditions Complications Lower extremity cellulitis Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the subcutaneous layers of the skin, which usually stems from a skin lesion[doi.org]

  • Varicose Ulcer

    Compression therapy helps prevent reflux, decreases release of inflammatory cytokines, and reduces fluid leakage from capillaries, thereby controlling lower extremity edema[woundcareadvisor.com] Peripheral Neuropathy Peripheral neuropathy refers to damage of the peripheral nerves, which branch out from the brain and spine to the rest of the body.[cliftonveincarecenter.com] Associated findings include lower extremity varicosities, edema, venous dermatitis, and lipodermatosclerosis.[aafp.org]

  • Cellulitis

    Objective To characterize the national health care burden of misdiagnosed cellulitis in patients admitted for treatment of lower extremity cellulitis.[web.archive.org] neuropathies or angiopaties.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Peripheral neuropathy Decreased sensation and an inability to feel an injury can increase the risk of cellulitis.[newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org]

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