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Constant peripheral neuropathy

Constant peripheral neuropathy: Introduction

Constant peripheral neuropathy: Constant peripheral neuropathy refers to ongoing damage to the nerves of the peripheral nervous system resulting in such symptoms as pain, loss of sensation, tremor and loss of function. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Genetic diseases: Friedreich's ataxia, Charcot-Marie-Tooth syndrome
  • Metabolic/Endocrine: diabetes mellitus, Chronic renal failure, porphyria, amyloidosis, liver failure, hypothyroidism
  • Toxic causes: alcoholism, drugs (vincristine, phenytoin, isoniazid), organic metals, heavy metals, excess intake of Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine)]
  • Fluoroquinolone toxicity
  • Inflammatory diseases: Guillain-Barré syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosis, leprosy, Sjögren's syndrome
  • Vitamin deficiency states: vitamin B12, vitamin A, vitamin E, thiamin(vitaminB1)
  • Physical trauma: compression, pinching, cutting, projectile injuries (i.e. gunshot wound),strokes including prolonged occlusion of blood flow
  • Shingles
  • HIV
  • Radiation
  • Chemotherapy
  • more causes...»

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Constant peripheral neuropathy

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Constant peripheral neuropathy: Symptom Checker

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Constant peripheral neuropathy: Comorbid Symptoms

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Constant peripheral neuropathy: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Constant peripheral neuropathy

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Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have...read more »

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can...read more »

Poorly healing leg rashes a classic sign of chronic disease: Recurring leg rashes, or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes, particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes. They can also occur with poor...read more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg cramps or misdiagnosis of diabetes....read more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis ...read more »

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Constant peripheral neuropathy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy

The list below shows some of the causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy mentioned in various sources:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Fluoroquinolone toxicity
  • Genetic diseases: Friedreich's ataxia, Charcot-Marie-Tooth syndrome
  • HIV
  • Inflammatory diseases: Guillain-Barré syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosis, leprosy, Sjögren's syndrome
  • Metabolic/Endocrine: diabetes mellitus, Chronic renal failure, porphyria, amyloidosis, liver failure, hypothyroidism
  • Physical trauma: compression, pinching, cutting, projectile injuries (i.e. gunshot wound),strokes including prolonged occlusion of blood flow
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Constant peripheral neuropathy. Of the 11 causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Constant peripheral neuropathy:

The following list of conditions have 'Constant peripheral neuropathy' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Constant peripheral neuropathy based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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    Medical Conditions associated with Constant peripheral neuropathy:

    Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

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