Posts tagged arteriosclerosis

Specimen of gangrenous foot
Arterial insufficiency in diabetic patients is still a problem today, and can still cause ulceration and necrosis in extremities if not attended to in a timely way. Gangrene of the feet has long been one of the most common complications of long-term poorly-managed diabetes.
A Text-Book of Pathology. W. G. MacCallum, 1916.

Specimen of gangrenous foot

Arterial insufficiency in diabetic patients is still a problem today, and can still cause ulceration and necrosis in extremities if not attended to in a timely way. Gangrene of the feet has long been one of the most common complications of long-term poorly-managed diabetes.

A Text-Book of Pathology. W. G. MacCallum, 1916.

Frederick Ruysch illustration. Arteriosclerosis, fetus, and embryos. The top left I think is a collection of fibromas or cysts. 1731.

Frederick Ruysch illustration. Arteriosclerosis, fetus, and embryos. The top left I think is a collection of fibromas or cysts. 1731.