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Prosthetics Student’s Name Institution Lecturer Date Diabetes is the leading cause of lower limb amputation. People living with diabetes have a higher chance of getting amputated if wounds and ulcers fail to heal. However, a prosthetic is a developed device meant to substitute lost body parts through trauma, disease or congenital disorder (Deng et al., 2016). People who wear prosthetics may have been amputated after suffering from pandemic such as peripheral vascular disease, blood clots, diabetes and also injuries. Diabetes amputees are many benefits from lower limb prosthetics. Prosthetics vary with a person’s physical appearance and functional needs such, as…