In a person with diabetes, do to the lack of normal sensations that would normally be felt with an injury or damaging truama, it is critical for people with diabetes to seek medical attention immediately for wounds to prevent infection. For whatever reason that early treatment for a wound is not sought or available and infection occurs, the team at Foot and Ankle Institute of Michigan are dedicated to treating these infections and are dedicated to the prevention. .
The most common infections are:
• bacterial soft tissue and bone infections
• fungal infections