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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:
Dr. Otto Placik
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
Dr. Bryan McIntosh
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

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
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
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Dr. Steven Chmielewski
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.
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Dr. Daniel Para
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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Dr. Stephen Hirshorn
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You need medical att: Do not put off going to md.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
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:
Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Would turn black: Would turn black.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
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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Dr. Randy Stevens
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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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Ischemia: Blockage of small arteries cutting off blood supply by the diabetic process (intracapillary inflammation)
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
If you have : Poor circulation it is possible.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: That would be at the determination of the treating doctor.

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