When Diabetic Foot Ulcers Can Be Managed At Home

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In this photo, one can see the same wound after three weeks of home care.
Here is the same wound after six weeks of home care.
A 60-year-old patient, who has had type II diabetes for over 20 years, presented with an infected deep necrotic ulceration of the hallux. The author performed a hallux and partial first metatarsal amputation to stabilize the acute, limb-threatening infect
By Ronald A. Sage, DPM



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