Category: Foot Conditions

9 Facts About Diabetic Foot

9 Facts About Diabetic Foot

Diabetic foot is a chronic and dreaded complication of diabetes mellitus. It occurs secondary to peripheral neuropathy in diabetes or peripheral artery disease. It results in foot infection and ulcers.When peripheral neuropathy occurs, it leads to loss of sensation in the foot. As a result, any micro-trauma can lead to cuts and soreness as the … Continue reading 9 Facts About Diabetic Foot

7 Causes Of Sudden Ankle Pain Without Injury

7 Causes Of Sudden Ankle Pain Without Injury

The Ankle joint is formed by the two bones of the lower leg and the foot. Fractures and sprains are common causes of ankle pain caused by injury. But many times, ankle pain results from non-traumatic causes. Osteoarthritis -Osteoarthritis of the ankle joint results from degeneration of the cartilage, which leads to pain, stiffness, and … Continue reading 7 Causes Of Sudden Ankle Pain Without Injury