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Bone Infections | Osteomyelitis Diabetic Foot - treated toe infection cases at Dr Somesh diabetic foot clinic


Diabetic foot ulcers /callus not resolving with doctors treatment or because of patient negligangce can lead to Bone Infections | Osteomyelitis Diabetic Foot .

Diabetic patients with skin breakdown triggers altered immune response and are at an 80% increased risk for cellulitis, a fourfold increased risk of Bone Infection | Osteomyelitis, and a twofold risk of both sepsis and death caused by infection.


Larger and deeper the skin ulceration, the more likely underlying Bone Infection | Osteomyelitis
present  with diabetic foot infections, When bone could be palpated with the tip of a sterile probe inserted
into the wound, Bone Infection | Osteomyelitis was likely ( probe to bone test)


Plain x-rays may show gas in soft tissues, bony deformity, generalized Charcot changes, or fracture.
When plain films are negative for initial 2 – 4 weeks of Bone Infection | Osteomyelitis, radionuclide bone scanning can be useful
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is the most widely used modality for investigating


Bone biopsy and culture often are used as the gold standard for identification of diabetic Bone Infection | Osteomyelitis


Bone resection,correction of deformity, or amputation often are necessary and should be
done with the goal of salvaging a functional foot.


For example chronic nonhealing diabetic foot ulcer in great toe now developed Bone Infections | Osteomyelitis Diabetic Foot (Toe Swelling)  advised amputation outside, came to narayana diabetic foot clinic where Dr.P.N.Someshwara Rao,(Foot doctor/Podiatrist) saved with newer diabetic foot ulcers treatment

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Other cases of Bone Infections | Osteomyelitis Diabetic Foot which are healed without amputation
Chronic nonhealing diabetic foot ulcer in great toe with Bone Infections | Osteomyelitis Diabetic Foot came to narayana diabetic foot care clinic where Dr.P.N.Someshwara Rao,(foot doctor|podiatrist) saved without foot amputation

another case with 1st metatarsal bone infection salvaged by dr somesh

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most of diabetic foot problems are preventable by proper foot care and regular visits to your foot doctor/podiatrist detecting diabetic foot neuropathy and taking precautions to avoid diabetic foot infections.

 

Know FAQs by diabetic patients regarding diabetic foot conditions at diabetic foot clinic home page

Know FAQs by diabetic patients regarding diabetic foot ulcers and view conditions treated at narayana diabetic foot clinic.

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