International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 2, Issue 11 (2016)

Diabetes-associated peripheral neuropathies


Alagoma Iyagba, Arthur Onwuchekwa

Objective: To describe the various peripheral neuropathies of diabetes mellitus.

Methods: A Pubmed search of the English-language literature using a combination of words (diabetic neuropathy, diagnosis,) was used to identify original studies, consensus statements, and reviews published in the last thirty years.

Results: The diverse neuropathies of diabetes mellitus seen in clinical practice.

Conclusion: Prompt diagnosis and recognition of these with the institution of appropriate treatment measures would go a long way towards reducing morbidity and mortality outcomes.
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