Bilateral gangrene of fingers in a patient on empagliflozin: First case report
Rajasree Pai Ramachandra Pai, Endocrinology and Metabolism and Internal Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, Santa Rosa, CA 95492, United States
Raghesh Varot Kangath, Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, Santa Rosa, CA 95492, United States
Author contributions: Ramachandra Pai RP prepared, reviewed and edited the manuscript; Kangath RV assisted in reviewing and editing the manuscript.
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Corresponding author: Rajasree Pai Ramachandra Pai, MD, Staff Physician, Endocrinology and Metabolism and Internal Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95492, United States. email@example.com
Received: January 3, 2019
Peer-review started: January 4, 2019
First decision: January 12, 2019
Revised: February 13, 2019
Accepted: February 13, 2019
Article in press: February 14, 2019
Published online: February 15, 2019