Leg swelling in patients with diabetes can happen for a few reasons. One is that you are on hypertensive medication that can cause it, like for instance amlodipine (goes under various names). A second reason is that maybe the kidneys have been affected, and this can be checked with a blood and urine test . A third reason is that the heart may be affected and this again can be checked for by a blood test coupled with an ultrasound of the heart. I Suggest a good assessment by doctor with appropriate tests.
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