From Houston, Texas, USA:
My 14 year old son, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a month ago, has developed a twitch in his legs, almost like the reaction you have when a doctor uses the instrument to test your knee reflexes on your knee. Is this related to insulin? Hormones? Who do we take him to for evaluation (pediatrician or endocrinologist)?
I doubt that the twitch in his leg is related to his diabetes. However, I would review any concerns you have with your pediatrician.
Original posting 21 Oct 2003
Posted to Other
|Return to the Top of This Page|
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:52
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2018. Comments and Feedback.