Diabetic foot ulcers can be deadly

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Perhaps the most dreaded complication arising out of diabetes is a foot wound that leads to amputation. “Even though many diabetics breathe a sigh of relief, thinking that is the end, that they have handled the problem,” said Dr. Steven D. Gross, of Perry Township’s Stark County Foot and Ankle clinic, “often it is just the beginning. At first, it may be a toe or toes, but if great care is not taken, further amputations can follow.”  Read the full article here

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