Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is the narrowing of peripheral arteries due to atherosclerosis (plaque buildup on arterial walls) decreasing blood flow to legs, feet, and toes. Left untreated, PAD complications include critical limb ischemia, gangrene, and amputation.
Find out if you are at risk.
- Claudication (leg pain)
- Leg weakness and/or numbness
- Foot sores that won't heal
- Discoloration of skin in the foot
- Slower growth of hair or nails on feet and legs
- Reduced pulse in legs or feet