Do you feel pain, twitching, or loss of sensation? When you have diabetic peripheral neuropathy, a condition of nerve damage caused by diabetes, it is common to experience such symptoms, particularly in your hands and feet. The discomfort may affect your temperament, sleep, and general quality of life.
Many factors can cause peripheral neuropathy, though medications may be helpful. Aside from a physical examination, which may involve blood testing, the diagnostic procedure is the following: