What do I do to avoid amputation while having a diabetic wound?

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Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga

Work to control your blood sugar with a goal of less than 150 at all times to aid in wound healing. Follow-up closely with your wound care provider to watch for evidence of infection. You should also be evaluated for peripheral artery disease.

Published on Aug 01, 2019

Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga (View Profile)

Work to control your blood sugar with a goal of less than 150 at all times to aid in wound healing. Follow-up closely with your wound care provider to watch for evidence of infection. You should also be evaluated for peripheral artery disease.

Published on Jul 11, 2012

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