Fast Five Quiz: Diabetic Neuropathy Workup

Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD


August 02, 2023

Neuropathy is the most prevalent complication of diabetes. Approximately half of all individuals with diabetes will be affected by peripheral neuropathy during their lifetime. Diabetic neuropathy can be asymptomatic or can lead to a range of symptoms from pain and numbness in the legs and feet to problems with the digestive system, urinary tract, blood vessels, and heart, depending on the affected nerves. A thorough medical history, physical examination, and diagnostic workup are essential to identify diabetic neuropathy before it progresses.

How much do you know about the workup of diabetic neuropathy? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.


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