People who have had diabetes for many years can develop damage
to small blood vessels and organs throughout the body. This is more
likely to occur if the diabetes has not been well controlled. One
organ that is commonly affected is the kidney. Nephropathy is a
medical term for kidney disease. The type of kidney disease caused
by diabetes is called
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diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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