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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

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The effects of vacuum-compression therapy (VCT) on the healing of ischemic ulcers have been studied.
Ischemic ulcers are usually secondary to peripheral vascular disease.
In a randomized controlled trial of 152 patients with the disease, patients treated with the prostanoid vasodilator iloprost had significant relief of rest pain, greater healing of ischemic ulcers, and a two-thirds reduction in the need for amputation.
This year so far we have examined 237 patients which included 42% neuropathic ulcers and 46% neuro ischemic ulcers.
Affected patients presents with imminent or actual tissue loss in form of ischemic ulcers or gangrene.
Approximately half the persons receiving a diabetes-related amputation will not be alive in 5-years with a mortality rate of 45%, 18% and 55% for neuropathic, neuro-ischemic and ischemic ulcers respectively.
Treatment of ischemic ulcers of the lower limbs with alprostadil (prostaglandin E1).
She experienced new onset leg ulcers and exacerbation of existing ischemic ulcers.
We're used to seeing benign conditions of the foot," he said, noting that some melanoma lesions may be dismissed as verrucae, toenail onychomycosis, subungual hematomas, tinea pedis, or ischemic ulcers.
It benefits occlusive vascular diseases, ischemic ulcers, acts as critical limb salvage to prevent limb amputation, reduces the walking pain of claudicants, preserves the liver, and as a potent anti-inflammatory, reduces arthritic pain.