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Clinical Features of Diabetic Myonecrosis (Diabetic Muscle Infarction)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient for clinical findings of diabetic myonecrosis.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Cardiology
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, complications

ICD-10:

M14.5,

Description:

A diabetic may develop myonecrosis secondary to ischemic injury. This can be diagnosed based on clinical findings with exclusion of alternative diagnoses.

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