Cuc Mai, MD


Diabetic Myonecrosis: A Rare Complication of Type 2 Diabetes

December 06, 2011

A 50-year-old African American woman with type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension was admitted with constant bilateral knee and thigh pain and swelling of both knees, all of 1 week’s duration. The pain was not relieved with hydrocodone/acetaminophen and had caused weakness and subsequent falls.