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Neuropathic Ulcers

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.
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Associated Diseases
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Diabetes
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