Pain Diabetic Neuropathy, NJ
Diabetic neuropathy, a common complication of diabetes, is damage to the nerves that allow you to feel sensations such as pain. The areas of the body most commonly affected by diabetic peripheral neuropathy are the feet and legs. Rarely, other areas of the body such as the arms, abdomen, and back may be affected.
Symptoms of diabetic peripheral neuropathy may include:
- Numbness (severe or long-term numbness can become permanent)
- Burning (especially in the evening)