Diabetes Ulcer Foot Reconstruction
Diabetic foot is one of the dangerous complication of diabetes with ulceration of foot associated with
Symptoms & Diagnosis
15% of all diabetic patients will have during lifetime.
15 to 20% of diabetic foot ulcer will need amputation.
85% of the amputations are preceded by diabetic foot ulcers.
60 to 80% Foot ulcers will heal
10 to 15% of them will remain active
5 to 24% will finally need amputation within 2 years
Assessment of patent as per following:
Physical examination & Check Up
– Dry Skin & Nails
– Loss of hair & Muscle mass
– Deformities , cracks , Callous formation
– Change in shape of foot & Prominence of Bony Points