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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 ...
 

Is there chances for arterial occlusion or amputation?

undiagnosed for around 4 to 5 years. Am I at risk for arterial occlusion or amputation?                                                                   ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What is the normal recovery period for a toe amputation?

Last year at the age of 55 On Dec12, I had my left pinky toe amputated. It had always been bent ... and causing the issue. When that didn t work.. He recommended amputating the toe as it would ...
 

What causes varying ECG test reports?

the two. I used to do ECG on patients where i worked so i know how to work the machine etc ...Sometimes my ECG is normal and says i have an incomplete right bundle branch block . Other times My ...
 

Stress ECG test done. What are the findings in the report?

hello doctor I am 32 yr old male. As part of routine health check up i got my stress ECG done, the report says Patient walked for 9 minutes 46 seconds (stage IV XXXXXXX Protocol) maximum workload of 10 ...
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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.
 
my grandma has wounds on her feet, she has diabetes and poor circulation. The doctor that she is seeing is Wanting to do a amputation but she's so active.
dear sir the amputation is the last step now a days with bad circulation also there are many techniques which can help to prevent amputation send me detail history and lab reports I will try to help regards Dr vamsi Diabetologist
 
My toe is black and purple. My horse had stepped on it monday. It only hurts if i apply pressure to it. I put ice on it 20/20. And still in pain wht shoulf i do
Hi. It is good that it is paining , otherwise blackening with no sensations indicates chance of amputation. If the pain is there rush to a Surgeon , you may need a drainage of the hematom to save permanent problem.
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