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ALLMedicine™ Toe Amputation Center

Research & Reviews  44 results

Toe Amputation

May 10th, 2022 - Background Toe amputation is a common procedure performed by a wide variety of healthcare providers. The vast majority of toe amputations are performed on patients with a diabetic foot. [1] Although regional variation is noted, most of these proce...

Three-Dimensional-Printed Lesser Metatarsal Replacement: The First Case Report.
Foot & Ankle Specialist; Madi NS, Chopra A et. al.

Apr 21st, 2022 - Different procedures have been reported for severe and recurrent lesser toes deformity. These included DuVries metatarsophalangeal joint arthroplasty, resection arthroplasty, partial proximal phalangectomy, syndactylization, or lesser toe amputati...

It's Just a Toe Amputation.
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Malay DS

Mar 14th, 2022 - It's Just a Toe Amputation.|2022|Malay DS,|

Tuberous sclerosis complex misdiagnosed as multiple metastases in a cervical cancer pat...
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Ye T, Feng L et. al.

Nov 13th, 2021 - Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is an autosomal dominant disorder that affects multiple organs and is caused by inactive mutations in the TSC1 or TSC2 genes. The main symptoms of TSC are neurocutaneous syndrome and benign hamartoma formation. Not...

Reoperation, reamputation, and new ulceration following complete or partial toe amputat...
Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice; Speer CG, Rendos NK et. al.

Aug 20th, 2021 - To compare the number of reoperations, reamputations, and new ulcers following toe amputation in diabetic and non-diabetic patients with sub-group analysis on index amputation level. One-hundred sixteen patients with a complete (CTA) or partial (P...

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News  7 results

Should toe amputation be delayed in diabetic patients with osteomyelitis?

Nov 29th, 2018 - Amputation: Often the best option For many years there has been debate about the best management strategy for diabetic foot infection including osteomyelitis. The principles of appropriate antibiotics, surgical debridement, good wound care, and pr.

FDA Approves SGLT2 Inhibitor Ertugliflozin for Type 2 Diabetes

Dec 21st, 2017 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the sodium/glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor ertugliflozin (codeveloped by Merck and Pfizer) for glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Ertugliflozin is approved as monothera...

Quality measures and diabetic foot care: What endos need to know
Randy Dotinga

Jun 11th, 2017 - SAN DIEGO – As quality measures in health care continue to grow in importance, it behooves endocrinologists to pay more attention to the mental as well as physical well-being of patients with diabetic foot conditions before and after treatment. “W.

EMA Probes Link With Diabetes Drug Canagliflozin, Toe Amputation

Apr 15th, 2016 - The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has begun a review of the sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor canagliflozin (Invokana, Janssen), used to treat type 2 diabetes, after an increase in amputations, mostly of the toe, was observed in a...

Verrucous Carcinoma on the Lower Extremities
Elise C. Janicke, MD, Robert M. Bacigalupi, MD

Aug 10th, 2015 - To the Editor: A 38-year-old black man presented with a slowly enlarging growth on the left thigh of 7 years’ duration. The lesion would occasionally scrape off but always recurred.

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