Prevalence of diabetic foot disorders and related risk factors among Egyptian subjects with diabetes.

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INTRODUCTION Multiple pathologies including diabetic neuropathy, peripheral vascular disease (PVD) and infection contribute to lower extremities amputation in diabetes. AIM We examined the prevalence of diabetic foot problems and related risk factors in Egypt. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Between July 2008 and December 2009, 1000 male and 1000 female… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pcd.2014.10.010

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