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Ischemic Ulcers In Systemic Connective Tissue Disorders.

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Posted 12 February 2007 - 08:22 PM

Ischemic ulcers in systemic connective tissue disorders. The treatment consists of analgesics, prevention of cooling and antibiotics if the ulcers are infected. Other possible treatments are vasodilators, prostacyclin analogues, endothelin receptor antagonists, sildenafil and chemical or surgical sympathectomy. PubMed. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2006 Nov 30;126(23):3089-92. (Also see: Digital Ulcers)

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