Neuropathic Ulcers | Signs - MedSchool
Sign up to start your free trial of MedSchool Premium!Get Started
 
Signs
 
 
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Z
 

Neuropathic Ulcers

Bookmark

Overview

  • Neuropathic ulcers occur due any cause of sensory loss to the foot, resulting in greater likelihood of damage and unawareness of injury.
    • Look For

    • Deep ulcers surrounded by callus, most commonly on weight bearing areas such as the sole of the foot. Associated with diminished sensation of the foot and normal pedal pulses.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
Feedback