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Diabetes, Swollen foot and Leg
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margieJoe posted:
My Mom is Diabetic and she is in alot of Pain!! She has a Swollen Foot with a Red Line running down her shin into ankle. Her blood vessels have turned a brighter blue. She has gone to The emergency and they only took an x-ray and didnt find anything and then sent her on here way.....Another Dr. seen her last week because she has been having Dizziness spells and even fell outside my front door and split her head open right at the top of her forehead and was taken by Ambulance to The Hospital.....She started having this leg and foot problem right around the same time!! I'm so Worried about her because it is Causing her alot of PAIN even to walk. One Dr. prescibed her Antibiotcs (Stating that is probably an Infection. It has to be something els because it hasn't gotten Better>>>It's gotten Worse!!! Please HELP!!!
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Flowerfairie responded:
You may want to take her to an endovascular doctor to get her blood flow checked in her lower legs. She may have a blockage.


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