Peripheral neuropathy is a commonly encountered disorder in clinical practice. In light of an aging population and the diabetes and obesity pandemic, the prevalence of peripheral neuropathy is increasing, posing a significant public health concern. This article provides a diagnostic framework for neuropathies and summarizes treatment options.
Keywords: Diabetic peripheral neuropathy; Idiopathic peripheral neuropathy; Neuropathic pain; Peripheral neuropathy; Polyneuropathy.
Copyright © 2018 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.