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Is amputation the only answer to the wound or revascularisaon can be done ?

Hello sir, my father is diabetic(meningitis type 2) from the last 16 years and recently he formed a wound in his foot his Creatine level is 3.2 and there are hints of ganrene in his foot wat is the possible answer to the wound ? is amputation the only answer or revascularisaon can be done ? waiting for your reply aditya
Asked On : Mon, 8 Feb 2010
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amputation is the last resort when all the opions are failed than it is considered. regarding revascularizaton it is just not an poption in diabietics with the small arteries a the entire small artery and capillary is afected with the microangiopathy that is causing wound and gangreene in the foot.

Answered: Tue, 9 Feb 2010
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