Diabetic Nerve Pain: Are You at Risk?

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Question 1 of 10

Diabetes tends to damage nerves in the feet and legs and, less often, the hands and arms.

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Question 2 of 10

Damaged nerves can cause nonpainful symptoms or painful symptoms.

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Question 3 of 10

Medications can cure diabetic nerve pain by allowing nerves to be regenerated.

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Question 4 of 10

Diabetic nerve pain can affect people with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

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Question 5 of 10

The cause of diabetic nerve pain is well known.

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Question 6 of 10

Having high blood glucose levels over a prolonged time period is likely to be involved in causing diabetic nerve pain.

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Question 7 of 10

Diabetic nerve pain is more common in older people.

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Question 8 of 10

Diabetic nerve pain is more common in people who have had diabetes for a long time.

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Question 9 of 10

Another name for diabetic nerve pain in the hands or feet is diabetic autonomic neuropathy.

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Question 10 of 10

Vitamin deficiencies and alcoholism are other causes of nerve pain.

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