I from Nigeria. My father is sick. According to the doctor, he was diagnosed with diabetes but according to what I read from your article I thought it may be more than that because his feet and stomach swell up and his body is getting smaller. So I want know if this is a case of diabetes or kidney problem?

I am unable to make a specific diagnosis based on the information that you present.  Your father should be seen by a physician for a specific diagnosis.  Diabetes and kidney disease can both occur in the same person.

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