Eric J. Lullove, DPM, CWS, FACCWS | 13,793 reads | 0 comments

This author discusses how the use of an innovative human amniotic membrane graft enhanced healing in three patients with lower extremity wounds.

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Mark B. Ellis, DPM, and William D. Fishco, DPM, FACFAS | 19,339 reads | 0 comments

Researchers have noted an increasing incidence in both cutaneous vasculopathy and levamisole-contaminated cocaine. Accordingly, these authors describe the diagnosis and treatment of lower extremity vasculitis caused by use of the adulterated narcotic.

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Michael Canales, DPM, FACFAS, Michael Bowen, DPM, and John Gerhard, DPM | 13,842 reads | 0 comments
Addressing questions of how to proceed when a calcanectomy is inappropriate, these authors detail how to treat a 24-year-old who experienced the rare complication of calcaneal osteomyelitis after an injection for plantar fasciitis. | Continue reading
David M. Davidson, DPM | 8,929 reads | 1 comments
This author presents a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating a 54-year-old patient with diabetes who presented with intense pain and a toe that was turning black. | Continue reading
Allison Rottman, DPM, Steven Geary, DPM, and Raymond Yong, DPM | 17,345 reads | 1 comments
These authors discuss the diagnosis and treatment of a 57-year-old male who had rhabdomyolysis, an acute kidney injury and alcoholic neuropathy that masked compartment syndrome. | Continue reading
Bruce Williams, DPM | 4,691 reads | 0 comments
Offering insights on the impact of in-shoe pressure analysis for runners, this author details the treatment of a 21-year-old runner who had been diagnosed with flexor hallucis inflammation or tendinitis, and possible plantar fasciitis on her left heel. | Continue reading
Morteza Khaladj, DPM, Rose Mary Mbibong, DPM, Nisha Shah, DPM, Ayesha Mohiuddin, DPM, and Aqsa Siddiqui, DPM | 12,202 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 | 46,546 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 | 11,580 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 | 11,599 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