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Cancer Related Neuropathy

Neuropathy can result from the underlying cancer, or neurotoxicity of drugs used to treat the tumor. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:19:13-05:00February 10th, 2018|Neuropathy|Comments Off on Cancer Related Neuropathy

Sweat Gland Nerve Fiber Density

A reduction in the innervation of sweat glands has been reported in a number of conditions that can cause autonomic neuropathy. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:20:00-05:00February 9th, 2018|Nerve Fiber Density, Small Fiber Neuropathy|Comments Off on Sweat Gland Nerve Fiber Density

Small Fiber Neuropathy in Rheumatological Disorders

Patients with rheumatological disorders can present with a variety of syndromes that can result from Small Fiber Neuropathy (SFN). [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:20:46-05:00February 9th, 2018|Small Fiber Neuropathy|Comments Off on Small Fiber Neuropathy in Rheumatological Disorders

Small Fiber Neuropathy Overview

Small fiber neuropathy (SFN) is caused by damage to the small, unmyelinated fibers in the peripheral nerves that innervate the skin and internal organs... [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:21:30-05:00February 8th, 2018|Small Fiber Neuropathy|Comments Off on Small Fiber Neuropathy Overview

Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density

Demonstration of a reduction in the Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density (ENFD) on punch skin biopsy is a highly sensitive and specific test for Small Fiber Neuropathy (SFN). [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:11:48-05:00February 8th, 2018|Nerve Fiber Density|Comments Off on Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density

Abstract: Idiopathic Small Fiber Neuropathy in Children

Balushi, Kim, Krause, and Kafie looked at idiopathic small fiber neuropathy findings in children who had small fiber neuropathy confirmed by history, clinical exam, and low intraepidermal nerve fiber density. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:22:45-05:00October 3rd, 2017|News and Updates, Small Fiber Neuropathy|0 Comments

Abstract: Prediabetes and Small Fiber Neuropathy

Thaisetthawatkul, Fernandes, and Herrmann looked at the connection between prediabetes and small fiber neuropathy. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:43:40-05:00May 1st, 2017|News and Updates, Small Fiber Neuropathy|0 Comments

Abstract: The Evaluation of Small Fiber Neuropathy

Thawani el al. recently conducted a survey of neurologists regarding their evaluation of patients with small fiber neuropathy. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:44:22-05:00April 28th, 2017|News and Updates, Small Fiber Neuropathy|0 Comments

Systematic Review Presents Current Understanding of Small Fiber Neuropathy

The review, published in the May 2016 issue of Muscle & Nerve, provides a comprehensive evaluation of Small Fiber Neuropathy (SFN) research. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:45:09-05:00May 2nd, 2016|News and Updates, Small Fiber Neuropathy|0 Comments

New Study Examines Fixative Solutions Used in Skin Biopsy Test for Small Fiber Neuropathy

Therapath LLC finalized a comparison study of the most common fixation methods used in Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density testing for the determination of SFN. [Read More]

By |2022-03-22T23:45:53-05:00January 21st, 2016|News and Updates, Small Fiber Neuropathy|0 Comments
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