Skin crafting

Patient

Q: Sir,
my wife had undergone LSCS on 01 oct 13. She had developed biletrel DVT just 3 week later. now when she was under medication (warfarin), she developed warfarin induced skin necrosis n 14 Nov 13. Currently she is on PRADAXA 110 mg. The damaged portion of left leg is under daily dressing but it is not getting better. Doctors suggestin for a skin crafting but they are waiting for automatically healling.

(a) I want to know for how many days we can wait before surgery.
(b) Is there any problem if we delay the skin crafting.
(c) Is PRADAXA harmfull for brest feeding.

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