Diabetes,knee pain,stiffness in both legs,prostrate enlarged,swelling on ankle and above in both legs
i am 75 years old male. i walk around 2 -3 km a day. i am a diabate. i take gemer2. i have knee pain . i take resica kit. the last few days pain was less. but a sort of stiffness on both legs was felt. prostrate is enlarged but not serious and just on border. i take contiflo 0.4 mg the above is the routine for around 3 years. to day i oberved slight swelling on ankle and above on both legs . there is no pain. please tell us is it serious or can i delay consultaion tomorrow?
Thank you for your query.
your knee pain is due to osteoarthritis - a degenerative disease.
Swelling on ankle & above on both knee legs due to diabetic nephropathy. that why it is better to consult your doctor for evaluation of renal function test.
Answered: Wed, 4 Apr 2012
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