Cancer and Wound Healing
Many cancers can cause a skin ulcer. These ulcers are called cancerous ulcers. Some chronic wounds can turn into cancerous ulcers. These include burns, radiation and venous wounds.
Find a Wound Care Center® Near You
If you or a loved one is struggling with a wound that won’t heal, a Healogics Wound Care Center can help. Since there is no need for a referral, your treatment is only a click and call away.
Malignant and Atypical Wounds
What is a malignant wound? Many cancers can cause a skin ulcer. These ulcers are called malignant ulcers or cancerous ulcers. Some chronic wounds can turn into cancerous ulcers. These include burns, radiation and venous wounds.Learn More
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)
HBOT is used to treat some medical conditions. The treatment takes place in a chamber that you can see out of. Your doctor will evaluate your wound and decide if hyperbaric wound care is for you.Learn More
Caring for Your Ulcers
Healthy skin is a natural barrier that prevents infection. A break in your skin makes it possible for germs to enter your body. Covering your wound will help to keep it clean and heal faster.Learn More