Type 2 diabetes: Gangrene & high blood sugar – what is the link? How to know your risk

0

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Loading...


Many people associate the term gangrene with a bacterial infection, the medical use of the term includes any cause that compromises the blood supply including peripheral arterial disease or other blood vessel diseases.

Gangrene is the death of the tissue in the affected part of the body.

Loading...

Consequently, a person can be diagnosed with gangrene but does not have to be infected.

All cases of wet gangrene are considered to be infected, almost always by bacteria with the most common sites for both wet and dry gangrene to occur are the digits (fingers and toes) and other extremities (hands, arms, feet and legs).



Loading...

Stay connected with us on social media platform for instant update click here to join our ????️????️ Twitter, & Facebook

We are now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@TechiUpdate) and stay updated with the latest Health headlines.

Loading...

Loading...

For all the latest Health News Click Here 

For the latest news and updates, follow us on Google News. 

Loading...

Also, if you like our efforts, consider sharing this story with your friends, this will encourage us to bring more exciting updates for you. 

Source

Loading...

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.