Foot Care Guidelines for People with Diabetes

The slightest footsore, blister, or bug bite in people with diabetes can quickly result in long stretches of hospitalization with a dangling end result of an amputated limb. Diabetic foot problems are characterized by neuropathy, infection, and ischemia.    Foot ulcer is common, estimated to affect about 15 percent of all patients with diabetes, with about 20 percent of the cases proceeding …

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