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is fever, moderate (101 f 103.5 f) a symptom of gangrene of the foot
A 35-year-old member asked:
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
S&S of foot gangrene: In the early stages, a wound surrounded by redness followed by tissue death with darkened avascular tissue, drainage, air entrapped in the tissues cau ... Read More
19 years experience Plastic Surgery
Pain, Purple Skin: Initially, gangrene can be forewarned by pain at rest that may be improved by dangling the foot. The skin color may be purplish or reddened, depending ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
39 years experience General Surgery
Not useful: Physical symptoms of fournier's gangrene are progressive and include the following:
1) crepitant ("spongy" to the touch) skin which may be painful or ... Read More
30 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
U/S not usually: Helpful here. Ct is the test of choice, but is used more for preoperative planning as opposed to diagnosis.
A 17-year-old male asked:
30 years experience General Surgery
High fever, chills: Acute cholecystitis presents with RUQ pain, sometimes fever, chills, nausea and vomiting. Jaundice (elevated bilirubin) may be related to gallstones i ... Read More
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You need medical att: Do not put off going to md.
A 19-year-old male asked:
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Highly unlikely: This life-threatening condition is an acute medical emergency. If the doctor believes a patient has gallbladder gangrene, the recommendation is immedi ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Would turn black: Would turn black.
A 39-year-old female asked:
14 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: Gangrene is a serious issue; you should never be self-treating or diagnosing gangrene. In order to preserve as much function as possible, see a docto ... Read More
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24 years experience General Surgery
Dry gangrene: You want to know why a lady isn't on antibiotics when she has gangrene toes? She most likely has dry gangrene. It looks black and the area has not b ... Read More
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Ischemia: Blockage of small arteries cutting off blood supply by the diabetic process (intracapillary inflammation)
A 45-year-old member asked:
28 years experience Podiatry
If you have : Poor circulation it is possible.
A 46-year-old member asked:
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: That would be at the determination of the treating doctor.
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