297 posters,  10 topics,  260 authors,  189 institutions

ePostersLive® by SciGen® Technologies S.A. All rights reserved.

67
Stimulating a chronic wound in a patient with Pyoderma Gangrenosum

Primary tabs

Rate

No votes yet

Statistics

204 reads

Stimulating a Chronic Wound in a Patient with Pyoderma Gangrenosum

Introduction
There are a number of conditions widely acknowledged as leading patients to have ‘difficult to heal’ wounds. In some instances, the failure to heal with conventional therapies leads these wounds to be managed palliatively. Patients with pyoderma gangrenosum are one such group who often present extra challenges for healing. Pyoderma gangrenosum is an ulcerative neutrophilic disease affecting the skin which is rare, the pathogenesis of which is often misunderstood. It can cause chronic non-healing wounds which are often misdiagnosed¹.

 

Enter Poster ID (e.gGoNextPreviousCurrent