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Does Diabetic Neuropathy cause pain in calf muscles, particularily

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Does Diabetic Neuropathy cause pain in calf muscles, particularily when arising from bed in the mornings. Walking relieves, but symptoms return following rest. Circulation checked and OK. Varicose veins removed.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--any swelling of the legs and are the muscles actually tender? How was the circulation checked and how long has this been going on?

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