What are the benefits of pancreatic transplantation for treatment of diabetic neuropathy?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Dianna Quan, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Pancreatic transplantation in patients with diabetes and end-stage renal disease can stabilize neuropathy and in some instances improve motor, sensory, and autonomic function for as long as 48 months after uremia plateaus. [76]


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