Intima of epineurial arterioles is increased in diabetic polyneuropathy.

@article{Korthals1988IntimaOE,
  title={Intima of epineurial arterioles is increased in diabetic polyneuropathy.},
  author={Jozef Keulartz Michiel Korthals and Maria A. Gieron and Peter J. Dyck},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1988},
  volume={38 10},
  pages={1582-6}
}
Epineurial arteriolar wall components in sural nerves of 45 diabetics (39 with and six without neuropathy) were measured and compared with those of 34 healthy subjects. Intimal area and numbers of intimal nuclei were significantly greater in diabetics than in controls. Regression lines relating intimal to medial area in diabetics and controls had a common… CONTINUE READING