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Washing Detergents Causes Irritation Leads Leg Ulcers
Can you tell me if there are certain washing detergents that causes irritation and leads to unhealing leg ulcers?
Bruises Leg Ulcers: When the injury is severe enough --and this may not be evident for days-- to the lower legs (and elsewhere), there may injury to the surface of the skin and then a hematoma forms under the superficial break in the skin. As the hematoma matures, it swells (think of jello in the refrig) and the pressure then breaks through the skin and begins to ooze currant colored material. Seek wound care! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See a vein specialis: Leg ulcers are often caused by chronic venous insufficiency which is a problem that causes to much pressure to be in the veins near the skin. A venous specialist can diagnose and treat this condition. Our cure rate with venous ulcers is 97%. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on etiology: Of ulcers. If they are caused by lack of arterial circulations, you need to correct the blockage. If they are caused by lack of venous circulation, you need to improve venous drainage. If they are caused by small vessel disease as in diabetes, there is no direct way to control the ulcers. Usually they are caused by a combination of factors, and you need to address all 3. Show to surgeon. ...Read more
There is an ointment specially made in switzerland for the treatment of leg ulcers; can you find it in the u.S.?
I am looking for a specialist who knows anything about gravitational leg ulcers and how to treat them or cure them?
Wound Clinic: Look for a wound clinic where these type of ulcers are treated routinely. Wound clinics are typically multispecialty and you can get the input of doctors from different specialties on your particular case. Ask you local hospital for help in finding one. ...Read more
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