What is required to establish the diagnosis of diabetic neuropathy?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Dianna Quan, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Establishing the diagnosis of diabetic neuropathy requires careful evaluation, because in 10-26% of diabetic patients with neuropathy, the neuropathy may have another cause. [33, 60, 61, 62, 63]

The differential diagnoses to consider vary with the presentation.


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