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How can diabetes type 2 affect your feet?

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Dr. Stevan Cordas
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Feet

Absolutely. The circulation, nerve endings and skin surface and nails can all suffer if you don't take care of them.

In brief: Feet

Absolutely. The circulation, nerve endings and skin surface and nails can all suffer if you don't take care of them.
Dr. Stevan Cordas
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Various factors

Diabetic patients often times will have poor circulation and a diminished healing ability which makes them more susceptible to developing foot infections.
The presence of neuropathy is also a main contributor to the development of ulceration. If not treated promptly and appropriately, the foot ulcer can become infected, .

In brief: Various factors

Diabetic patients often times will have poor circulation and a diminished healing ability which makes them more susceptible to developing foot infections.
The presence of neuropathy is also a main contributor to the development of ulceration. If not treated promptly and appropriately, the foot ulcer can become infected, .
Dr. Payam Rafat
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