From San Antonio, Texas, USA:
I am looking for anyone who has or has had thickening tendons. Any information concerning this condition would be appreciated. Diabetes is type 1 and has been diagnosed for 40 years. Person is of middle age.
Limited Joint Mobility is a glucose related thickening of the connective tissues. It manifests itself in limited ability to extend the fingers and the elbows. I wonder if this isn't what is being described. It clearly is related to glucose control.
Original posting 17 Aug 1999
Posted to Complications
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:06
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