Morteza Khaladj, DPM, Rose Mary Mbibong, DPM, Nisha Shah, DPM, Ayesha Mohiuddin, DPM, and Aqsa Siddiqui, DPM | 12,756 reads | 0 comments
Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer. Accordingly, these authors discuss the diagnosis of a basal cell carcinoma in a patient who initially presented with bilateral venous stasis wounds that were increasing in size. | Continue reading
Nicholas Campitelli, DPM, FACFAS | 47,616 reads | 0 comments
This author offers insights on the surgical treatment of a 43-year-old runner with pain in her posterior Achilles tendon that had not responded to conservative treatment. | Continue reading
Vincenzo Palmieri, DPM, and Steven Geary, DPM | 12,068 reads | 1 comments
Traumatic foot wounds via foreign objects are a common encounter in the emergency room for physicians. These authors review a case study of a 27-year-old female patient, who suffered a puncture wound to the foot from a foreign metallic object. | Continue reading
Kate Johnson, DPM, and William Fishco, DPM, FACFAS | 12,161 reads | 0 comments
These authors present key pearls on treating a 26-year-old patient with AIDS, who presented with papules on his lower extremity, chest, back, oral mucosa and genitalia. | Continue reading
Lawrence A. DiDomenico, DPM, FACFAS, and Zachary M. Thomas, DPM | 10,779 reads | 0 comments
These authors provide a guide for performing a revisional positional first metatarsophalangeal joint (MTP) arthrodesis with autogenous tricortical cancellous bone graft for a malunion in a 54-year-old patient. | Continue reading
H. John Visser, DPM, Dan Thouvenot, DPM, and Jackson Crough, DPM | 30,245 reads | 0 comments
These authors detail the diagnosis and treatment of a non-union following a second metatarsal fracture in a 61-year-old patient who was unable to remain non-weightbearing. | Continue reading
Jay Bornstein, DPM, FACFAS, and Larissa McDonough, DPM | 10,092 reads | 0 comments
These authors detail the treatment of a 56-year-old male with unusual non-healing ulcerations at previous amputation sites. | Continue reading
Christopher Witt, DPM, and Steven Geary, DPM | 27,481 reads | 0 comments
Given that melanoma in the foot is commonly misdiagnosed, these authors present the case of a 45-year-old with a history of multiple melanotic lesions and emphasize the importance of early diagnosis. | Continue reading
H. John Visser, DPM, and Aaron Allred, DPM | 25,198 reads | 0 comments
These authors detail the treatment of a 35-year-old patient who presented with chronic pain, longstanding high arches and ankles that “give way” easily. | Continue reading
Jesse Burks, DPM, FACFAS | 11,661 reads | 1 comments
After a 50-year-old patient is unresponsive to conservative treatment, this author presents a surgical approach to the condition and offers pearls on effective fixation. | Continue reading