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Macrovascular complications of diabetes are those that affect the large
blood vessels. Diabetes damages the lining of blood vessels, causing them to
narrow, which decreases the blood supply and eventually causes injury to the
Keeping blood sugar levels within a target blood sugar range
may help prevent macrovascular problems.
Current as of:
May 23, 2016
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & David C.W. Lau, MD, PhD, FRCPC - Endocrinology
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