Hi I have type 2 diabetes, and my feet, ankle calf area are swollen. I understand that it is common, but I saw something that kind of scared me. When I was sitting on my bed I was leaning on my leg ( I know bad bad bad) I switched sitting positions and I saw in the back of my leg a deep dent. It felt like clay... like I can mold my skin into something. After a minute it went back to normal. I remember my Doctor telling me that the swollen is normal with diabetes, but if you ever press down on your leg and the dent stays ... there is a problem. I think he said that there might not be enough blood flow going to your leg. I'm just wondering has anyone had this problem or do you know what it means to have an indentation on the leg????View Thread
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