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Suggest treatment for diabetic foot ulcer

I have had four surgeries on my foot for diabetic foot ulcer can't afford to go to orthopedic doctor but every 3 or four months but need pain meds for my continuing pain have hospital documentation ...
 

Is surgery necessary for diabetic foot ulcers?

Is surgery necessary for diabetic foot ulcers? how long it takes toheal the wound is it possible to heal the wound only by medicines whether the wound leads to amputation ...
 

Is amputation the only treatment for diabetic foot?

My father is 73 years old, diabetic for 30 years and had his bypass 13 years back. He has a diabetic foot that couldn't be cured and the plastic surgeon advises amputation below knee to avoid getting ...
 

Suggest treatment for cellulitis on leg

and low cholesterol . I do not have diabetes. I am obese but can't find TED hose to fit a 21" calf so I use Ace wrap, which helps. I have the following medications on hand from previous conditions/infections ...
 

Breathing difficulty with mild fever. History of diabetes, foot amputation, lymphedema. Advice?

breathing issue. Four months ago had left foot amputated due to staph infection in foot bones. He's a diabetic. Very tired recently. Last labs (about a week ago) were normal. While in hospital pre- amputation ...
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Suggest treatment for diabetic foot

My father age 72 suffering from diabetic foot/ dry gangrene from last 8 months. Earlier it seems that it was about to cured but now again symptoms of infection like swelling in foot, ulcers and one of the foot ...
 

Will antibiotics helpful for diabetic foot infection?

I have diabetes 2. I believe to be non insulin dependant. I have an infection in my right foot toe (second toe). The doctor said it was an infection of the bone. It shows on the xray that the very end ...
 

diabetic foot care

49yrs old female, type2 diabetes for 7 yrs, bilateral great toe ulcers, non healing for last 1 ... diabetes control is adequate , and if not what might you suggest? 4. what teaching would you do ...
 

What causes swelling and redness in a diabetic foot?

hi i was wondering what could be wrong with my fathers foot it is swellen and red and he cant walk on it he didnt fall or twist it it just stated geting red then the swelling came on now it so big it is shiny and he cant put no presuer on it at...
 

Suggest treatment for cellulitis infection in a diabetic wound

Cellulitus infection through a diabetic wound. Cellulitus is regressing through antibiotics oral ... tip of big toe is infected (on vacromycyn drip 1500 3xday and Leviquin 750 1xday) ...
 

Diabetic foot. Any treatment other than amputation?

Hello Doctor, My mom is having Diabetic foot wound on her right leg finger. she is 40 yrs old ... available(like injection) to cure the diabetic wound. ...
 

How to treat cellulitis infection and high ggt?

respected doctors, my age is 36 i have celulities infection in my left foot from 6 years ... of gestional diabetes nine years before please can you kindly tell me any curation of my diseases ...
 

Vomiting, cellulitis, loose stools, diabetes. What is causing diarrhea?

- this was post 6 weeks of antibiotics for cellulitis (after a bad fall when he was infected). Very weak ... ago) been diagnosed with early Diabetes (1), but also last week changed the diabetes medication. What ...
 

Suffering with diabetes, diabetic foot. What dietary precautions should be followed?

hye doctor, i m diana ...i wanna ask about the good diet for diabetic patient...my grandma diagnose with diabetic foot ...too much facts in the internet about the suitable diet for her...some doctor ask to take ...
 

What causes cellulitis on the leg of a 65 year old?

hello doctor, my father age 65 (diabetic) went to U.S.A, while travelling his leg got infected and bcos of cellulities they removed all dead skin above the foot area fully about 1 inch depth ...
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cellulitis on leg right what is the sugession
Hello. Thank you for your question. Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin. Untreated, it can enter the bloodstream and travel throughout the body. This can be devastating. It is important that you have this evaluated by your doctor so that the correct treatment can be prescribed.
 
What to do with red rash on my dad leg foot ? it num and blister like Been clean it and put calamine lotion on it . he79 and has diabetes
Hi. Please do not complicate it more, as this is a ''diabetic foot'' . Consult a Surgeon ASAP, see for the control of diabetes, and other medicines and would care only as per his advise. You can apply liquid povidone iodine only.
 
Okay so every time I touch or hit my ear it hurts so badly. what do you think is wrong with it?
You could have an infection in your ear such as a cellulitis.
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