The causes of the Charcot syndrome.


The Charcot syndrome is a rare complication of neuropathy in diabetes and is characterized by an acute inflammatory episode of the foot that is associated with variable degrees of dislocation, fracture, and deformity. It has no single cause but represents the final common pathway in people who are predisposed to its development by the varying overlap of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cpm.2007.10.003


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@article{Jeffcoate2008TheCO, title={The causes of the Charcot syndrome.}, author={William J. Jeffcoate}, journal={Clinics in podiatric medicine and surgery}, year={2008}, volume={25 1}, pages={29-42, vi} }