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ea0049ep604 | Diabetes therapy | ECE2017

Intralesional epidermal growth factor treatment on diabetic foot ulcers

Cifci Aydin , Oktas Birhan , Durmaz Senay Arikan , Gungunes Askin , Karahan Irfan , Sarak Taner

Objective: Treatment of diabetic foot ulcer is complex and difficult. Blood glucose regulation, debridment and surgical revascularization are used in management of diabetic foot ulcer. Intralesional Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) is a new treatment approach for diabetic foot ulcer. We report our experience with eight patients with diabetic foot ulcer who were treated by intralesional EGF.Patients and methods: A total of eight patients whose diabetic foot ...