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Suggest ways to manage pain after amputation

I have great pain in my left left. I have a 6 inch stump and in the accident in 1972. I have been on Hydrocodone for about 4 years. Now that the V.A had reduced the patients who receive pain meds I was stopped ...

Knee arthritis, varicose eczema, lower right leg ulcer. Is it Marjolin's ulcer? Is there a risk of limb amputation?

smell, but not affecting the patient). Or has it already gone Aggressive & Invasive SCC? Obviously "wait for the biopsy" then most likely radiotherapy. Q - Is this Marjolin's ulcer with risk of lower limb amputation ...

What does this ECG report indicate?

...why it is an Abnormal ECG and what the remedy of anterior injury Like to inform you that I am a Diabetic patient ...My ECG report shows .. Rate 55 PR 142 QRSD 98 QT 437 QTc 418 Sinus rhythm , borderline right axis ...

How to treat gangrene on legs and avoid amputation?

and that the whole leg would need to be amputated. Because he is very frail they are worried that he would not recover and more importantly we can't imagine doing that to dad at this time. They need to amputate ...

Suggest treatment excessive sweating after leg amputation

I am a below knee amputee, and my residual limb sweats so much that I have to stop what I am doing because the pain is so bad. Is there anything I can do?
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Is there alternative treatment for gangrene to avoid amputation?

My grand father is diabetic patient ,he is having an injury on his leg , doctor s are saying this is case of gangerene(may be dry gangerene) his leg s finger need to be amputated (his leg s finger got ...

Diabetes. Had foot amputation, bypass surgery for leg. Nerve weakness, amputation wound worsening. Treatment?

Hello Sir/Madam, My Father is a diabetes patient and gone through with right Fore foot amputation ... which is replaced before is becoming worsen and its becoming weak and that amputation wound is becoming ...

Will an infected tendon in a diabetic patient result in foot amputation?

hello doc.. my father is diabetic ,cortisteroids dependent,asthmatic,and heart patient. he is having a wound cum ulcer near this achilles tendon wound is so deep that the is achillies tendon ...

What are the chances for a diabetic patient with high BP to survive after an amputation ?

amputed due to an ulcer that began on toe and now the ulcer is spreading to her foot. How high would the doctors need to amputate her leg and what are the chances of her surving from this? ...

Should we try to save an amputated, infectious and failing kidney patient?

patient with toes amputated, infection returned, vascular disease, diabetic, kidneys failing, frail ... medications, withdrew insulin pump, no feeding tube as patient can no longer swallow-Should more been ...

Diabetic, wound on the leg does not seem to be healing causing swelling. Will this lead to amputation?

a diabetic patient has been pricked with a stick,part of the stick remains inside the leg and pus ... getting an injection of tetanus and taken brufen.does this risk the patient in that the wound might refuse ...

Knee cap shattered in an accident. Amputation or rod fixing advised. Which is better option?

. Doctor told it can t be reused ,there are only two options either to ampute his leg or fix thigh bone and leg with rod. patient can walk but can t bend his leg for rest of is life . Is there any solution ...

How to interpret ECG graph?

How to interpret ECG graph .... I mean For Classical changes in MI or any other cardiac disease ..... I have read ECG books but clinically quite difficult when i get patients with chest pain ..... I ...

Do we have to wait till the demarkation mark appears in the leg of a diabetic patient for amputation?

surgeons more then 4 times. They advise me to wait till demarkation mark is appear for amputation. Now pl ...

Have diabetes. Done toe amputation for non-healing shoe bite. High creatinine and BUN level. Need help

as follows. My father is 66 yrs old and he is diabetic Patient past from 15 yrs , His Sugar level ... of treatment there was no improvement later as last option Toe Amputation was done and after 4 days we found ...
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Hello doctor! In case of severe DIC caused by sepsis , speaking of a pediatric patient, what could be the precaution to avoid gangarene and amputation?
In a condition like dic only drugs and your treatment can prevent gangrene. There are no home measures in such cases.
does an infection in the bone treated with antibiotics first or is an amputation expected?? m husband is diabetic and lost his toes last year. he has no symptom
Antibiotics should be tried first and if they fail then amputation is needed. Please hit thanks.
Is there any way i can reduce the size of my feet to feet into smaller shoes
No, there is not. unless you want to get amputated. And if you try to fit, you will develop calluses and might require amputation in future.
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