Non Healing Diabetic Wound


Name: Mr MM

Age/Gender- : 41y / M

Presenting Complaint

  • Multiple non healing wounds on left leg
  • Pain and swelling of left leg
  • Associated with fever and
  • Difficulty in walking since 7 years.

Associated Illness: Diabetes Mellitus.

Severity: High

Chronicity: 7 years

EpD: continuous

OTT: On Oral Antibiotics and Analgesics Off and On.

Ayurveda Medical Management Strategy:


Prescription of [Diet+Lifestyle+Medicine+Cleansing Therapies] customised to the patient and the stage of his diabetes disease.

Parameters17-9-201308-10-201306-01-2014
Circumference of left lower limb at calf region.80 cm42.5 cm42.5 cm
Circumference of right lower limb at calf region.45 cm42 cm41 cm
Wound on dorsal aspect of calf regionShape- irregular
oozing +++
Slough ++++
Colour – whitish
Vascularity – poor
Length – 13.5 cm
Breadth – 12 cm
Depth – 4 cm
Shape- irregular
oozing - absent
Slough - nil
Colour – bright red
Vascularity – good
Length – 12.5 cm
Breadth – 11 cm
Depth – 2 cm
Shape- triangular
oozing -absent
Slough -nil
Colour – pink
Vascularity – good
Length – 4 cm
Breadth – 3 cm
Depth – 0.1 cm
Wound on lateral aspect of calf regionShape- irregular
oozing +++
Slough ++++
Colour – whitish
Vascularity – poor
Length –9.8 cm
Breadth – 7 cm
Depth – 2.5 cm
Shape- irregular
oozing - absent
Slough - nil
Colour – bright red
Vascularity –good
Length – 9.8 cm
Breadth – 7 cm
Depth –0 .5cm
Shape- oval
oozing- absent
Slough- nil
Colour – pink
Vascularity –good
Length – 5.5 cm
Breadth – 4.8cm
Depth – 0.3 cm
Wound on anterior aspect of lower limbShape- oval
Distance between farthest point – 4 cm
Distance between nearest point – 3 cm
Depth - 2.5 cm, 20 cm extended internally in upward direction on the anterior surface
Shape-oval
Distance between farthest point – 4 cm
Distance between nearest point – 3 cm
Depth - 2 cm, 20 cm extended internally in upward direction on the anterior surface
Shape- oval
Distance between farthest point – 2 cm
Distance between nearest point – 1.5 cm
Depth - 0.5 cm, 7 cm extended internally in upward direction on the anterior surface
Blood sugar levelsRBS - 243 mg/dlFBS – 87 mg/dlRBS - 153 mg/dl
Body weight114 kg94 kg96 kg
Before TreatmentAfter Treatment
Outcome diabetesOutcome diabetes
Outcome diabetesOutcome diabetes
Outcome diabetesOutcome diabetes

Disclaimer: * Outcomes may vary from person to person