From Missouri, USA:
I have an granddaughter who had 95% of her pancreas removed when she was 6 weeks old. She is now 9 and has been on insulin Novolin 70/30 and takes it twice a day for about 1 year now.
Her feet and legs and knees are hurting her. Is there anywhere we can get information about what is causing this?
I don't see any direct relationship between your granddaughter's secondary diabetes and her pain. You should ask your pediatrician for more lab investigations (for disorders such as arthritis).
Original posting 24 Dec 1998
Posted to Aches and Pains
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:02
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