Genetic aspects of sodium channelopathy in small fiber neuropathy.


Small fiber neuropathy (SFN) is a disorder typically dominated by neuropathic pain and autonomic dysfunction, in which the thinly myelinated Aδ-fibers and unmyelinated C-fibers are selectively injured. The diagnosis SFN is based on a reduced intraepidermal nerve fiber density and/or abnormal thermal thresholds in quantitative sensory testing. The etiologies… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-0004.2012.01937.x


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