Treatment of venous leg ulcers with topical phenytoin gel
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: TOSKIC-RADOJICIC, Marija (Military Medical Academy, Institute for Pharmacy, Belgrade, Yugoslavia)
- Co-author(s): Pavlovic (Department of Dermatovenerolog, Yugoslavia)
Aim: Venous leg ulcers affect almost 2% developed countries' population and are a significant burden to national health systems. Beneficial effect of topical and systemic phenytoin on wound healing process was previously described, including pressure ulcers and cutaneous lesions in dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa.
Methods: Topical gel was.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.