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A 37-year-old female asked about a 37-year-old male:

my husband has diabetes type 1 and he complains about his right leg feeling numb ache feeling ?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Numb feeling in leg: He may be developing a possible blood clot in his leg or parasthesias secondary to his diabetes. See a doctor asap.
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Cosmetic Dentistry 33 years experience
Symptom?: Some side effects of diabetes are impaired blood flow to the arms and legs as well as neuropathies (nerve problems). See a physician for the best diagnosis and proper referral, if indicated.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2017

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