This 68-year-old female presented with disfiguring ulceration and chronic varicose veins on one of her legs. A series of treatments rendered the wound almost invisible and she is unlikely to need further intervention.

Before 

  • Age/sex:
    • 68/Female
  • Presenting problem/s:
    • Leg ulcer
    • Chronic varicose veins
  • Diagnosis/es:
    • Chronic superficial venous reflux
    • Localised cellulitis
    • Traumatic ulcer
    • Wound dehiscence
  • Treatment:
    • Wound debridement
    • Full thickness skin graft
    • Endovenous RF ablation (EVA)
    • Ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy (UGS)

After

  • Progress:
    • Completely healed wound
    • Compression Grade 2 support
    • Daily 30min walks
  • Prognosis:
    • Excellent

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