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Correct treatment of common diabetic foot infections can reduce amputations



Correct treatment of common diabetic foot infections can reduce amputations







Diabetic foot infections are an increasingly common problem, but proper care can save limbs and, ultimately, lives, suggest new guidelines released by the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

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