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Peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy is a term used to describe disorders of your peripheral nervous system. Your peripheral nervous system includes nerves in your face, arms, legs, torso, and some cranial nerves. In fact, all of your nerves not located in your central nervous system which includes the brain and the spinal cord are peripheral nerves.

 

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Peripheral Neuropathy occurs most frequently in people who smoke, are over age 40, and have difficulty controlling their blood sugar levels. In fact, about half of all people with diabetes and thousands of others who suffer from immune system disorders, infection, trauma, or alcoholism are expected to develop PN.

 

NINDS Peripheral Neuropathy Information Page

Peripheral neuropathy describes damage to the peripheral nervous system, which transmits information from the brain and spinal cord to every other part of the body.

 

 

 

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