Ulcers are injuries, wounds or open sores. They may have different origins or locations. They are more common in the elderly, who suffer from diabetes or have blood circulation problems. The lack of oxygen in the skin and tissues can infect the injurie and this complicates the healing process. There are different types of ulcer: Peptic: affects the stomach mucosa
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The hypoxia or decreased oxygen transported by the blood to the organs is one of the factors that hinder proper healing of wounds, grafts, ulcers or diabetic foot. Various scientific researches have shown that Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is effective in reversing this situation, shortening healing times, reducing the risk of infections, and improving the clinical picture of patients. When