Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 2nd, 2006
"We hypothesize that the reduced innervation of skin can be observed both in clinically neuropathic and non-neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers and can contribute to low inflammatory cell infiltration. Twenty patients with type 2 diabetes and active foot ulcers, without clinical evidence of peripheral sensory neuropathy (n=12) and with sensory neuropathy (n=8) were involved in this study. Biopsies from ulcer margin were examined immunohistochemically," investigators in Poland report.
H. Galkowska and...
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