Subscribe

Short Achilles Tendon Syndrome in a Patient with Diabetes

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient with advanced diabetes may develop foot ulcerations. Lormeau et al identified patients with diabetic foot ulcers associated with what they termed the short Achilles tendon syndrome. The authors are from Hopital Jean Verdier in Bondy, France.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone