Peripheral neuropathy in diabetic children and adolescents. A cross-sectional study.

@article{Kr1983PeripheralNI,
  title={Peripheral neuropathy in diabetic children and adolescents. A cross-sectional study.},
  author={M. L. K{\"a}{\"a}r and A L Saukkonen and Mikko Juhani Pitk{\"a}nen and Hans K. Akerblom},
  journal={Acta paediatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1983},
  volume={72 3},
  pages={373-8}
}
In order to establish the general prevalence of peripheral neuropathy in diabetic children and adolescents, median motor and sensory conduction velocities and the peroneal motor conduction velocity were registered in 161 unselected diabetic children and adolescents and 55 healthy controls. The influence of the duration and the balance of diabetes on the results was analysed in the diabetic group. In the controls the age correlated positively with the median motor and sensory conduction velocity… CONTINUE READING