Impaired glucose tolerance is associated with postganglionic sudomotor impairment
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We compared quantitative sudomotor axon-reflex test responses in persons with normal and impaired glucose tolerance (IGT). Responses were significantly impaired in those with IGT, which may be indicative of early distal small fiber neuropathy.
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This research was supported by grants from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (grant # 1-S11 NS043364-02 and U54NS039406-05S1).
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