From San Fernando, Trinidad:
I have had diabetes for three years, and I'm having a lot of burning and pain in my feet with numbness. Can you help me?
There are several possible causes for the symptoms. I am not sure it is neuropathy, although it certainly could be. Peripheral arterial insufficiency can cause these symptoms. In addition, I have seen these symptoms in patients who have no other remarkable disease or findings. Please have your feet carefully examined by your doctor.
Original posting 20 May 2002
Posted to Complications
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