A 44-year-old male asked:
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I have type 2 diabetes and my feet are cold and hairless. What does this mean?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Vasculopathy.: Peripheral vasculopathy in chronic diabetics presents typically with skin changes in the lower extremities like the ones you describe. See your endocrinologist to get proper evaluation and management. Heart disease follows not long after.. Take Aspirin and see a cardiologist.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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Feet: Absolutely. The circulation, nerve endings and skin surface and nails can all suffer if you don't take care of them.
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