Chronic Non-Healing Ulcers

Chronic ulcers can develop for a number of reasons, long term pressure on the veins or due to venous blockages as well needing chronic ulcer treatment in Warangal. Some factors which increment the chances of ulcers are smoking, Being overweight or physically inactive or having varicose veins.

How to identify a chronic ulcer and get chronic ulcer healing treatment in Warangal?

The major factor is the appearance of the ulcer, a skinless raw area on the body which does not heal on its own like a bruise of small cut. On the other hand, swelling, burning sensation, pain and inflammation could also be the factors accompanying a chronic ulcer. Some wounds and diseases can also cause a chronic non healing ulcer and need consultation of Best doctors for chronic non healing Ulcer in Warangal, Dr. Laxman Sambari to be formed, such as:

  • Burns
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Foot
  • Venous Ulcers
  • Kidney Disorders
  • Bone Infection (Osteomyelitis)
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Radiation Injury
  • Trauma
  • Wounds
chronic non healing ulcer treatment in warangal

Based on the severity of the wound and the type of ulcers, various treatment options are available ranging from non-operative in case of small ulcers such as sutures, adhesive tape, etc or operative in case of large ulcers. Some of well known surgical interventions in best healing ulcer hospitals in Hanamkonda are:

Skin Grafts: In this procedure, piece of skin from healthy part of the body is taken and used to cover the wounded part, however before any surgical process takes place, proper debridement and removal of all necrotic tissues is done to ensure only a clean and sterile wound is closed up. The piece of skin is sutured on the wound and bandaged up.

Flap Procedure: In this kind of surgery, the flap, essentially skin, muscle, blood vessels feeding it along with bone if required is taken and placed in the wounded area and the blood vessels are re-attached here to continue to feed them using microsurgery. The healing time might be more than usual in this process and requires constant looking after to the wound.

Expansion: Tissue expansion is a process where the skin is made to slowly and eventually grow over to cover the wounded area. In this process, a small device or ballon is placed underneath the skin, which is gradually filled with saline water enabling the skin to stretch and cover up the area. It is practically the same fundamental idea with which the skin expands in case of pregnancy or other cases.

With every surgery comes a set of complications, it is extremely important to have a thorough and open discussion with your cosmetic surgeon in warangal healing ulcer clinics in Warangal to ensure you have the right set of expectations. Post surgical care instructions need to be followed to the tee. Incase of any of the below symptoms, immediately consult your doctor:

  • Pimples or blisters.
  • Soft or red skin near incision.
  • Drainage near skin.
  • Fever.