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Suggest treatment for gangrene

My uncle had piles & this later on developed into gangrene. Severe infection & started stinking also. Surgeons operated him twice to remove this infection & he is still in ICU from past one week. Please advise if the treatmen is right & who else can be consulted in this regard? Regards Sam +0000
Mon, 31 Dec 2018
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Hello,

Post hemorrhoid surgery gangrene may be treated with regular dressing and antibiotics with local care.

This area is having less blood supply so takes time to heal.

Please consult your surgeon/ plastic surgeon he will examine and treat you accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu, Internal Medicine Specialist
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