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Infectious Disease Physician Discharges Patient; Results in Amputation FOOT Expert Case

…  male who presented to the hospital with complaints of left foot pain. The patient had an extensive history of diabetes, hyperlipidemia, …  to set up further wound care and treatment of his foot infection. Several weeks later, the patient failed to follow up with his …

Fatal Infection Ensues After Charcot Joint Foot Surgery FOOT Expert Case

Fatal Infection Ensues After Charcot Joint Foot Surgery

…  female patient who was suffering from a Charcot foot manifestation with a complete collapse of the arch on the left foot. The patient developed a grade one plantar ulcer and required surgery to reconstruct the foot. The patient underwent extensive surgery that included the removal of …

Unnecessary Calcaneal Osteotomy Results Chronic Pain Syndrome FOOT Expert Case

…  female who suffered from synovitis of the foot. Subsequently, the patient underwent surgical treatment due to several …  Upon ambulation, she experienced significant hind foot pain and her gait was significantly altered compared to her status before …

Infected Foot Ulcer Requires Debridement Surgery FOOT Expert Case

Infected Foot Ulcer Requires Debridement Surgery

…  hospital for the treatment of a chronic ulcer on his left foot. The patient underwent a debridement and partial resection procedure to …

Infectious Pyomyositis Results in Full Hip Disarticulation FOOT Expert Case

…  female patient who sustained a puncture wound on her foot while vacationing in the Caribbean. The patient presented to her family …  at the site of the injury and on the dorsal aspect of her foot. The patient was given a tetanus shot, some pain medication, and was sent …