EWMA 2019, 5-7 June

EWMA 2019: Atypical Wounds (EWMA doc)


In this session, an overview of the prevalence and spectrum of atypical wounds will be presented, and the focus will be on pyoderma gangrenosum, calciphylaxis and Martorell ulcers and tumour wounds. The latest guidelines on diagnosis and treatment will be presented and also clinical pictures will be included.



An overview of atypical wounds

Kirsi Isoherranen, MD, PhD, Finland

Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland


Update on pyoderma gangrenosum

Prof. Dr. med. Joachim Dissemond, MD, Germany

University Hospital of Essen, Germany


Martorell hypertensive ischemic leg ulcers and calciphylaxis

Prof. Dr. med. Jürg Hafner, MD, Switzerland

University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland


Malignant wounds - an important entity in chronic leg ulcer

Dr. Stephan Nobbe, MD, Switzerland

University Hospital Zurich and Cantonal Hospital Frauenfeld, Switzerland