Go to a wound clinic for leg ulcer. If you are over weight start working on reducing. Ketogenic diet & some form of exercise.
Answered Jun 17, 2018
The first step would be to find the cause of the ulcer. It would be due to many factors such as diabetes, venous insufficiency. arterial insufficiency or pressure. See a vascular surgeon for a full evaluation so that a diagnosis could be made and a treatment plan instituted. The ulcer should be treated before the hip surgery.
Answered Oct 13, 2018
Ultimately seeing a wound care specialist can help. There have been some tremendous advancements in the field of wound care that have led to high healing rates.
Answered Oct 15, 2018
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