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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.
Legs For Life free national screening program can save legs

Legs For Life free national screening program can save legs

Giving oxygen may do more harm than good

Giving oxygen may do more harm than good

Trial to evaluate modern stent technologies over balloon angioplasty for peripheral arterial disease

Trial to evaluate modern stent technologies over balloon angioplasty for peripheral arterial disease

Genzyme begins gene transfer trial for peripheral arterial disease

Genzyme begins gene transfer trial for peripheral arterial disease

Do cholesterol-reducing drugs decrease the risk of heart attacks and strokes in diabetics?

Do cholesterol-reducing drugs decrease the risk of heart attacks and strokes in diabetics?

Bactericidal (bacteria-killing) versus bacteriostatic (bacteria-inhibiting) drugs for treating infections

Bactericidal (bacteria-killing) versus bacteriostatic (bacteria-inhibiting) drugs for treating infections

Researchers stimulate the body to repair tissue damaged by peripheral arterial obstructive disease

Researchers stimulate the body to repair tissue damaged by peripheral arterial obstructive disease

Enzymes from king crab are an effective treatment for scalds, sores, and trophic ulcers

Enzymes from king crab are an effective treatment for scalds, sores, and trophic ulcers

Two recent innovations look set to revolutionize biomedical treatment.

Two recent innovations look set to revolutionize biomedical treatment.