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Yasuhiro Oda, Masayuki Yamanouchi, Hiroki Mizuno, Rikako Hiramatsu, Tatsuya Suwabe, Junichi Hoshino, Naoki Sawa, Kenichi Ohashi, Takeshi Fujii, and Yoshifumi Ubara

percutaneous interventions were done upon follow-up coronary angiographies. He also had peripheral artery disease status post toe amputations due to diabetic foot ulcers. Pain and numbness in the legs were suggestive of diabetic neuropathy. His other past

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N Siddique, R Durcan, S Smyth, T Kyaw Tun, S Sreenan, and J H McDermott

Background Diabetic neuropathy is the most prevalent chronic complication of diabetes mellitus (DM). Diabetic neuropathy most commonly presents as a distal sensorimotor neuropathy, where reduced or absent protective sensation in the lower

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Dured Dardari, Alfred Penfornis, and Agnes Hartemann

rare and devastating complication of diabetic neuropathy ( 3 ); the conditions required for the onset of CN are poorly understood, and its relationship with a rapid reduction in blood glucose levels is unclear. Herein, we report the onset of CN during

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Aysenur Ozderya, Sule Temizkan, Kadriye Aydin Tezcan, Feyza Yener Ozturk, and Yuksel Altuntas

sensory and deep tendon reflexes were decreased in his lower extremities, which is consistent with diabetic neuropathy. Examination of the fundus showed bilateral nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy and diffuse macular oedema. His other physical and

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Mohd Shazli Draman, Aoife Brennan, Michael Cullen, and John Nolan

mellitus who presented with features of subacute combined degeneration of the cord. This article emphasizes that peripheral neuropathy in a diabetic may be due to aetiologies other than diabetes. Case presentation A 28-year-old man with an 8-year

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Antonella Corcillo, Zoe Kleinaki, Stella Kapnisi, Nikolaos Fountoulakis, Giuseppe Maltese, Stephen M Thomas, and Janaka Karalliedde

and weight loss ( 1 ). Diabetic neuropathy can present both acutely and as a mononeuropathy. Clinicians need to be aware of unusual signs and symptoms that people with T1DM can present with, to avoid delay in the initiation of insulin treatment. This

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Whitney L Stuard, Bryan K Gallerson, and Danielle M Robertson

development of diabetic peripheral neuropathy ( 1 ). These findings have been further validated in animal models. Common metrics that have been used to quantify diabetes-related changes in the corneal sub-basal nerve plexus include corneal nerve fiber length

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Aditi Sharma, Thilipan Thaventhiran, Suzanne Braggins, Channa N Jayasena, and Vassiliki Bravis

not engaged with the diabetes foot service and her concordance with antibiotic therapy was uncertain. Her past medical history included peripheral vascular disease, peripheral neuropathy, diabetic retinopathy, diabetic nephropathy, atrial fibrillation

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Soham Mukherjee, Anuradha Aggarwal, Ashu Rastogi, Anil Bhansali, Mahesh Prakash, Kim Vaiphei, and Pinaki Dutta

Background Diabetic myonecrosis (DMN) is an unusual and under diagnosed complication of diabetes mellitus. It refers to spontaneous ischemic necrosis of muscle not related to atheroembolism or occlusion of major arteries. Angervall & Stener

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Alessandro Mantovani, Ilaria Teobaldi, Vincenzo Stoico, Fabrizia Perrone, Marina Zannoni, Luca Cima, Massimiliano Bruti, Lucia Mingolla, Maddalena Trombetta, and Enzo Bonora

, diabetic peripheral neuropathy and a prior history of colon adenocarcinoma eradicated by surgical excision followed by a treatment with capecitabine. A family history of cancer was not reported by the patient. As described previously, the ulcer at the apex