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Hi, my father is diabetic
He is suffering from diabetes past 20years, now from 2 years his right leg feet is totally bent doctors say bone is fractured and due to his leg movement wound is not healing and he is unable to walk , it's in very bad condition plz help me Jaipur doctors have told for amputation, some gave hopes it can be straightened and make walkable
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Hello.... Ulcers in diabetic patients is more dangerous because of delayed healing and non healing... He has both diabetic ulcer and peripheral nuropathy .. His leg is shrinked in size ... Moreover ulcer is there in bony prominence which is also not good factor for healing.. Doctor should examine to give opinion . consult general surgeon.
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