Los Angeles, CA
A 44-year-old female asked:
Why do people with type 1 diabetes have sunken and puffy eyes (eye bags)?
1 doctor answer • 9 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Misconception: Maybe in you limited experience with T1DM you know of one or more with this appearance. In the spectrum of those affected I find you cannot generalize this description to them at all. You would not be able to pick most out of a crowd.
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Last updated Sep 2, 2019
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