Small fiber neuropathy and neurovascular disturbances in diabetes mellitus.

Abstract

Functional and organic abnormalities in small unmyelinated C fibers are the hallmark of type 2 diabetes. These may be silent clinically or present with burning feet, neurovascular abnormalities, wherein warm, cold, and heat pain thresholds are disturbed in association with impairment in skin blood flow and loss of PGP 9.5 immunostaining nerves in the skin… (More)

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