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If you cut of circulation in your leg, could that lead to needing your leg cut off?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possibly

If circulation is entirely cut off, it needs to be repaired immediately.
Otherwise, the tissue further away from the blockage will be starved of oxygen and nutrients leading to gangrene (death). This can threaten your life and at that point, amputation will be necessary.

In brief: Possibly

If circulation is entirely cut off, it needs to be repaired immediately.
Otherwise, the tissue further away from the blockage will be starved of oxygen and nutrients leading to gangrene (death). This can threaten your life and at that point, amputation will be necessary.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Yes but y would u do

Yes it would lead to tissue necrosis (death and gangrene) but why would you do that?

In brief: Yes but y would u do

Yes it would lead to tissue necrosis (death and gangrene) but why would you do that?
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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