Tanveer Ahmad Bhat*
DepartmentofPlastic Surgery andBurns,King SaudMedicalCity(KSMC), RiyadhKingdomofSaudiArabiaFulltext PDF
Tropical Diabetic Hand Syndrome (TDHS) is a rare but dreadful complication of diabetes mellitus affectingpatients across the tropics. It is characterized by complex hand sepsis with variable presentation and often resultsfromtrivialtrauma.Itcanleadtopermanentdisabilityas wellas deathifthepresentationisdelayed,diagnoses ismissed timely or late surgical management. Our case report will further enlighten the healthcare workers to theexistenceofthisrarecomplex handsepsis.
Diabetes; Sepsis; Debridement; Amputation
Tanveer Ahmad Bhat, Hesham Alokaiki, Maha Hanawi, Ahmad Almanhali, Ebtisam Alhuwaider,Mohammad Ehsan Rashidi,, etal. Tropical Diabetic Hand Syndrome: A Case Report. Ann Case Rep Clin Stud.2023;2(1):1-7.