ulcer

(redirected from diabetic ulcer)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for ulcer

Synonyms for ulcer

a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue

References in periodicals archive ?
Prior trials have been heavily weighted with Wagner grade 1 and 2 candidates or ischemic diabetic ulcers that are not revascu-larized.
This descriptive study was performed on diabetic ulcer samples sent to Microbiology Department of Government Medical College, Kottayam from July 2014 to June 2015.
I cut my foot while I was working but when I went in to hospital they said it was a diabetic ulcer.
Overall, 81% of the patients had a diabetic foot infection, while 19% had a diabetic ulcer infection, Dr.
Beckert and his associates followed 1,000 consecutive diabetic patients with foot ulcers to develop such a score, which they termed the Diabetic Ulcer Severity Score (DUSS), and to test its practical use in predicting outcomes.
Treatment of diabetic ulcer was regular dressing, debridement, control of blood sugar.
The decision was made after newly available biological activity assays indicated that SBG used in the diabetic ulcer programme may have been inactivated due to interaction with polyethylene in the product containers.
22) to compare the efficacy of topical phenytoin moist dressing to conventional most wound dressing in management of diabetic ulcer.
The company is currently seeking explanations to the clinical outcome of the diabetic ulcer trials, aiming to reestablish a platform for its pharmaceutical development programme, focused on the immune modulating activity of SBG on the innate immune system.
2) The reason for the increased incidence of diabetic ulcer involve the interaction of several pathogenic factors like neuropathy, abnormal foot biomechanics and peripheral arterial disease.
24 January 2011 - Norwegian pharmaceutical company Biotec Pharmacon ASA (OSL: BIOTEC) said on Friday it has received promising interim results from the second animal study of SBG in diabetic mice for the treatment of diabetic ulcer.
The primary endpoint of the Phase III diabetic ulcer programme was the percentage of target ulcers healed after eight weeks, which stood at a 30% level in both treatment groups.
Patients and Methods: A total of 95 patients with ages between 30-60 years of both sexes, who presented with diabetic ulcers of foot involving subcutaneous tissueand skin.
This work builds on earlier work that showed that cells from diabetic ulcers have fundamental defects that can be simulated using 3D tissue models grown in the lab.