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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.[] Participants in these trials included people with diabetes mellitus and diabetic peripheral neuropathy who were given any treatment for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.[] In this review, we discuss the relationships between glycemic variability and diabetic peripheral neuropathy, focusing on somatosensory peripheral neuropathies rather than[]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    We presented apical healing of the upper central incisor, retrofilled with TSC, in a diabetic patient (type 2 DM) with peripheral neuropathy.[] Also, there were significant changes in clinical findings for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.[] The Michigan Neuropathy Screening Instrument was used to identify peripheral neuropathy. Ankle brachial index was used to identify peripheral arterial disease (PAD).[]

  • 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).[] The fluids in the body can also accumulate quickly which could result to peripheral neuropathy or edema (severe swelling) of the ankles and feet.[]

  • Leg Cellulitis

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

  • Cellulitis

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

  • 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.[] neuropathy Peripheral neuropathy may occur rapidly after initiating therapy and may potentially become permanent Development of peripheral neuropathy appears to be unrelated[] Discontinue if CNS effects, photosensitization, allergic reactions, peripheral neuropathy, or tendon pain, inflammation or rupture occurs.[]

  • Varicose Veins

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

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Peripheral neuropathy is a collective term that refers to damage to the peripheral nerves. It may occur due to myriad reasons.[] "Peripheral Neuropathy".[] Peripheral neuropathy and nerve compression syndromes lead to substantial morbidity following burn injury.[]

  • 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.[] Keywords: Thermal footbath, severe burn injuries, diabetic neuropathy Introduction Diabetic patients with peripheral neuropathy are predisposed to foot injury.[] 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[]

  • Gemcitabine

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

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