Nerve problems linked with
diabetes are most likely caused by
diabetic neuropathy, although nerve problems may also
be caused by other conditions. Tests that may be done to rule out other
Complete blood count, which checks red
and white blood cell levels, to evaluate a wide range of
Electrolyte levels, which checks levels
in the body such as sodium, potassium, creatinine, glucose, calcium.
Lyme disease if you and your doctor think you have
been exposed to an infected tick.
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June 04, 2014
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