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Gangrene is a type of tissue death which occurs due to loss of blood supply. This may affect any part of the body but usually affects the peripheral extremities like feet, toes, fingers, hands, penis etc.
FDA approves new drug for treatment of adults with chronic kidney disease

FDA approves new drug for treatment of adults with chronic kidney disease

Intestinal worm infections can make African women more vulnerable to sexually-transmitted viral infections

Intestinal worm infections can make African women more vulnerable to sexually-transmitted viral infections

Radiological images reveal how COVID virus can trigger the body to attack itself

Radiological images reveal how COVID virus can trigger the body to attack itself

Researchers decipher deadly bacterial infection in pigs

Researchers decipher deadly bacterial infection in pigs

Study highlights trends in hospitalization, outcomes among veterans with critical limb ischemia

Study highlights trends in hospitalization, outcomes among veterans with critical limb ischemia

Researchers develop spray gel for frostbite injuries

Researchers develop spray gel for frostbite injuries

Assessing blood flow is key to early detection, treatment for patients with critical limb ischemia

Assessing blood flow is key to early detection, treatment for patients with critical limb ischemia

Research presents strongest evidence of link between obesity and many diseases

Research presents strongest evidence of link between obesity and many diseases

Study shows causal relationship between obesity and a wide range of diseases

Study shows causal relationship between obesity and a wide range of diseases

Less-invasive procedures for critical limb ischemia as good as more invasive open surgeries

Less-invasive procedures for critical limb ischemia as good as more invasive open surgeries

Microvascular disease associated with increased risk of leg amputation

Microvascular disease associated with increased risk of leg amputation

Smoking triples the risk of death from cardiovascular disease

Smoking triples the risk of death from cardiovascular disease

New 3D-printed feet designed to mimic diabetic foot wounds

New 3D-printed feet designed to mimic diabetic foot wounds

AstraZeneca to present Phase III CVOT DECLARE-TIMI 58 results at AHA Scientific Sessions

AstraZeneca to present Phase III CVOT DECLARE-TIMI 58 results at AHA Scientific Sessions

Including testimonials, images of diseased body parts enhances effectiveness of pictorial warning labels on cigarette packs

Including testimonials, images of diseased body parts enhances effectiveness of pictorial warning labels on cigarette packs

Gangrene-causing bacteria show promise as cancer treatment

Gangrene-causing bacteria show promise as cancer treatment

Bacterial therapy shows early clinical efficacy in patients with treatment-refractory solid tumors

Bacterial therapy shows early clinical efficacy in patients with treatment-refractory solid tumors

Study reveals how dangerous bacterium shares its genetic information

Study reveals how dangerous bacterium shares its genetic information

Bacteria in the gut found to produce electricity

Bacteria in the gut found to produce electricity

Avoidable sepsis infections send thousands of seniors to gruesome deaths

Avoidable sepsis infections send thousands of seniors to gruesome deaths