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69 Possible Causes for Lower Extremity Cellulitis, Peripheral Neuropathy

  • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

    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] In this review, we discuss the relationships between glycemic variability and diabetic peripheral neuropathy, focusing on somatosensory peripheral neuropathies rather than[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] Also, there were significant changes in clinical findings for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The Michigan Neuropathy Screening Instrument was used to identify peripheral neuropathy. Ankle brachial index was used to identify peripheral arterial disease (PAD).[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]

  • 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]

  • Cellulitis

    To create a model for predicting the likelihood of lower extremity cellulitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] neuropathies or angiopaties.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] . - Peripheral neuropathy Decreased sensation and an inability to feel an injury can increase the risk of cellulitis. - Other illnesses Certain conditions such as diabetes[medicalxpress.com]

  • Ofloxacin

    View Article PubMed Google Scholar Chang CM, Lee NY, Lee HC, et al: Moxifloxacin-Associated Neutropenia in a Cirrhotic Elderly Woman with Lower Extremity Cellulitis.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] neuropathy Peripheral neuropathy may occur rapidly after initiating therapy and may potentially become permanent Development of peripheral neuropathy appears to be unrelated[reference.medscape.com] Discontinue if CNS effects, photosensitization, allergic reactions, peripheral neuropathy, or tendon pain, inflammation or rupture occurs.[empr.com]

  • Varicose Veins

    Another major cause of leg pain is nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy), and diabetes is the most common source.[courier-journal.com]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Peripheral neuropathy is a collective term that refers to damage to the peripheral nerves. It may occur due to myriad reasons.[symptoma.com] "Peripheral Neuropathy".[en.wikipedia.org] Peripheral neuropathy and nerve compression syndromes lead to substantial morbidity following burn injury.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Burn Injury

    The authors describe split-thickness skin grafting in one patient with X-linked ichthyosis who sustained a burn with crush injury to his bilateral lower extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Keywords: Thermal footbath, severe burn injuries, diabetic neuropathy Introduction Diabetic patients with peripheral neuropathy are predisposed to foot injury.[bjmp.org] Peripheral neuropathy in burn patients has been observed to be between 2% and 82%, 12 , 48 , 49 with mononeuropathies/mononeuritis being identified as the most common presentation[bmjopen.bmj.com]

  • Gemcitabine

    Patient was started on Vancomycin for presumed cellulitis. Lower extremity ultrasound Doppler ruled out deep venous thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Non-hematological toxicities included alopecia, skin rash, nail changes and peripheral neuropathy (all grade 2 or less).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Grade 3 peripheral neuropathy occurred in 7% of patients (no grade 4 reported).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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