2 mn read What is the definition of Diabetic Foot? Diabetic foot is a disease complex that can develop in the skin, muscles and bones of the feet as a result of the nerve damage, poor circulation and/or infection that is associated with diabetes. Diabetic Foot Spectrum What proportion of diabetics will develop diabetic foot ulcers during their […]Continue reading "Pathophysiology of Diabetic Foot: Questions and Answers"
2 mn read What are various types of Diabetic feet? Following are the 3 types: Neuropathic Foot: Neuropathy dominates. Fissures, bullae, neuropathic joints and edema, digital necrosis. Neuroischemic Foot: Occlusive vascular disease main factor while neuropathy is also present. Rest pain, foot margin ulceration, digital necrosis and gangrene. Non neuroischemic foot: No significant neuropathy or ischemia. Secondary to […]Continue reading "Classification and Grading Systems for Diabetic Foot"