From Portland, Oregon, USA:
I'm a 53 year old female with type 2 diabetes diagnosed three years ago, and periodically, my cheeks become inflamed with some small broken vessels. Sometimes the inflammation or burning is also diffused throughout my thoracic area (back and front) which lasts for several hours and than dissipates. I have been tested for lupus three times. Is this a reported symptom of diabetes?
I do not have enough information to make a diagnosis over the Internet. but this is not necessarily related to diabetes. I suggest you speak with your physician more about this.
Original posting 11 Dec 2001
Posted to Other Illnesses
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:28
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by Children With Diabetes, Inc, which is responsible for its contents.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2013. Comments and Feedback.