What are the classification systems for diabetic neuropathy?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Dianna Quan, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Diabetic neuropathies are heterogeneous in type; thus, several classifications of diabetic neuropathy have been created and recognized. [54, 2, 48] Two classification systems will be presented here: the Thomas system and symmetrical-versus-asymmetrical neuropathies.


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