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I have spots that look like 'diabetic dermopathy;' if my blood sugars are normal fasting and after meals, what else can it be?
Could still be DD: The classic differential diagnosis of diabetic dermopathy (sometimes only separable by biopsy) is granuloma annulare and the rash associated with rheumatoid arthritis. But it could still be diabetic dermopathy, even if you don't have diabetes. (some believe such eruptions are a harbinger of future diabetes.) you'll need a dermatologist to sort this out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
He has weepers on his legs is a diabetic and his calfs are a dark purple color and has scabs. His feet look dis colored to me. Diagnoses anyone?
How swollen?: He should see his dr now. Sounds like vascular or arterial or lymphatic disease or all 3. Treatment is a function of exact diagnosis. Does he spend long hours sitting or standing? Other meds? Pain or itch or fever? Prior leg problems? Using any meds on legs? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband is 37. Found 3 days ago that he is diabetic. Today his fasting sample resulted 320mg/dl. He is not under any medication. Please help.
Is it possible for a 28yr old female newly diagnosis type2 diabetic that eats healthy and exercises live 50+years?
Diabetes: Yes. With lifestyle changes and yearly exams it is. Do you smoke? If so quit. Are you overweight check with your doctor about a weight loss program not only will you fill better your diabetes will improve. Exercise, exercise , diet these are important. Control your bp. All of these are important but especially for someone with diabetes. The mention of exercise twice was not a typo. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a Doctot: Usually your fasting glucose should be less than 105, and 2 hours after a meal not more than 160. Another reliable test is a blood test called hga1c which should be less than 6. Another test is 2 hours glucose tolerance test. All these are done in your dictor's office. Besides all these hostort is very important. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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