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How is diabetic neuropathy treated?

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For people with diabetic neuropathy, treatment means keeping blood sugar levels in the normal range. This usually requires dietary changes, oral medications, and often insulin injections.

SOURCES:


Aminoff, M. Neurology and General Medicine, Elsevier, 2008.
Dobbs, M. Clinical Neurotoxicology, Saunders, 2009.

 

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on June 15, 2020

SOURCES:


Aminoff, M. Neurology and General Medicine, Elsevier, 2008.
Dobbs, M. Clinical Neurotoxicology, Saunders, 2009.

 

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on June 15, 2020

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