From Plainview, Texas, USA:
My ten year old daughter started with dark spots on her ankle and now they have spread. The doctor stated it was fungus or athletes foot, but I took her to a podiatrist who feels it is diabetes. Why didn't her pediatrician see it two years ago? Do the spots signify diabetes or cancer?
I would suggest that you discuss your concerns with your pediatrician.
Original posting 7 May 2005
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Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:10:02
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