Diabetic foot

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

2nd toe swelling. DM - for last 20 - 22 yrs. Previous surgical amputations in foot.

Patient Data

Age: 55 yrs.
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Post surgical amputation status at 5th metatarso-phalangeal joint ( About 4 years back ).

Post surgical amputation status through proximal phalanx of great toe( About 4 mths back ).

Lysis is noted in distal phalanx of 2nd toe with erosion of distal aspect of middle phalanx of 2nd toe with soft tissue swelling.

Dorsalis pedis arterial wall calcification is noted.



Case Discussion

Osteomyelitis.

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Case Information

rID: 19047
Case created: 3rd Aug 2012
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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