DPN: The Forgotten Complication and New Therapeutic Approaches

By Bruce S. Trippe, M.D., F.A.C.E.

INTRODUCTION

Diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) is the most common complication of diabetes, estimated to affect 50% of patients—approximately 4 million people in the United States alone.1-6 Its prevalence increases with the patient’s age, duration of diabetes, and poor glycemic control.7-10

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