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Diabetes with yellowing of eyes

Patient: Hello my name is ciara im 14 years old i have diabetes type 1.Atm im not well i have pains goin acrross my lower chest and have noticed yellow around my eyes ?Is this to do with my diabtes ?And what should i do ? ?

 

 

Doctor: The yellow in your eyes and the lower chest pains could be a sign of hepatitis. Most common cause of hepatitis are viral infections due to Hepatitis and E which are transmitted through the feco oral route. You will need to see your doctor for liver function tests and viral studies.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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