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Diabetic Neuropathy

  • Russell Chin
  • Michael Rubin

Abstract

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is the most common cause of peripheral neuropathy in the United States. Approximately 16 million Americans suffer from diabetes and as many as 100% may have neuropathy. Evidence suggests that the incidence of neuropathy increases with the duration and severity of disease, and that strict glycemic control delays its development and progression. 1,2

Keywords

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Diabetic Neuropathy Aldose Reductase Autonomic Neuropathy Nerve Conduction Study 
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  • Michael Rubin

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