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The Regional Pedal Ischemia Score in a Patient with Ischemic Heel Ulceration

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Allergy, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Emergency Medicine, Family, General Practice, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Medical Genetics, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Plastic Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Other

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Description:

Gentile et al developed a scoring system for evaluating patients with ischemic heel ulceration based on the changes seen with arteriography. This can help determine the optimum management for the patient. The authors are from the University of Arizona.

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