Diabetic Foot

ABSCESS IN THE FOOT
ABSCESS IN THE FOOT

Abscess is the collection of the pus as a result of bacterial infection. Though it can happen to anyone, diabetics are prone for abscesses because of their weakened immunity and high sugar which is a good medium for bacteria to grow. Causes...

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Diabetic Neuropathy
Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic neuropathy is the medical term for diabetes induced nerve damage. It affects up to 70% of the diabetics. High glucose causes chemical changes in the nerves that impair their ability to send signals as a result of which sensations in the...

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Gangrene
Gangrene

Gangrene is described as dead or dying body tissue due to complete loss of blood supply to the part or inadequate blood supply to keep the tissue viable. CAUSE OF GANGRENE: Cells in the body require nutrients and oxygen to survive and they get...

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Charcots Foot
Charcots Foot

Diabetic Charcot Foot, also known as neuropathic arthropathy, is a condition that affects some diabetic patients with peripheral neuropathy (loss of sensation) after few years of the disease. As a result of long standing diabetes, peripheral...

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