What are the racial predilections of diabetic foot ulcers?

Updated: Oct 15, 2020
  • Author: Tanzim Khan, DPM; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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The issue of diabetic foot disease is of particular concern in the Latino communities of the Eastern United States, in African Americans, [26] and in Native Americans, who tend to have the highest prevalence of diabetes in the world.

See Diabetic Foot Infections for more information.


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