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Image Number 803 (Diabetic foot ulcer)


Diagnosis: Diabetic foot ulcer

Site: Foot,sole

Sex: M

Age: 50

Type: Clinical

Description: Diabetic ulcer

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

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Differential Diagnosis

History: The vast majority of diabetic foot complications resulting in amputation begin with the formation of skin ulcers.  The most frequent underlying etiologies are neuropathy, trauma, deformity, high plantar pressures, and peripheral arterial disease. 

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