Painful diabetic neuropathy: epidemiology, natural history, early diagnosis, and treatment options.

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OBJECTIVE To facilitate the clinician's understanding of the basis and treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN). BACKGROUND PDN is one of several clinical syndromes in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) and presents a major challenge for optimal management. METHODS A systematic review of the literature was undertaken for articles… (More)

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@article{Veves2008PainfulDN, title={Painful diabetic neuropathy: epidemiology, natural history, early diagnosis, and treatment options.}, author={Aristidis Veves and Miroslav Backonja and Rayaz A. Malik}, journal={Pain medicine}, year={2008}, volume={9 6}, pages={660-74} }