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what are diabetes symptoms in the legs?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Diabetes: Tingling/numbness in feet, cuts/bruises that are slow to heal, loss of feelings in feet due to neuropathy, and dry skin which may peel or crack.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
52 years experience Endocrinology
Many: Most typical are pins and needles, numbness, tingling, shooting pains, most commonly in both limbs at same time, often initially only at night, then night and daytime that start in soles and feel , and over time progress up the legs.
Answered on Jul 27, 2018

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