Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic neuropathy can affect every part of the nervous system. Patient may have numbness, burning, incresed sensitivity in peripheral neuropathy or mononeuropathy with sudden wrist drop/ foot drop etc. Autonomic symptoms like delayed stomach emptying time, constipation, diarrhea, errectile dysfunction etc seen. Good control of sugar levels, diet and lifestyle modification, medications along with sympathetic blocks can improve pain and peripheral circulation.