Cuidado de los pies en el diabético

Las personas diabéticas son más propensas a sufrir problemas de los pies porque la enfermedad daña los vasos sanguíneos y nervios, lo cual puede conllevar a una insensibilidad a los traumas que sufra el pie. El sistema inmune del diabético también está alterado, por lo que le es difícil combatir infecciones.Cuidado de los pies en el diabético

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Last reviewed 5/22/2011 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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