A 49-year-old female asked:
do you have to get an abi test done before you can use compression or an unna boot on a stasis ulcer ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Richard Sheppeck answered
35 years experience Vascular Surgery
Sometimes: If your provider cannot palpate pedal pulses then it is a very good idea to get a noninvasive arterial evaluation before compression therapy.. If pulses are easy to feel and normal then abi's are not needed.
Answered on Feb 6, 2019
People also searched for:
Can you get a yeast infection on your face or in your mouth from performing oral sex an a guy who may have a yeast infection
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!