Dr. Jeffrey Glaser talks about diabetes & neuropathy, including the diagnosis process.
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Diabetes and Neuropathy Neuropathy Diagnosis Dr. Jeffery Glaser: This is a termed as Semmes-Weinstein monofilament a very simple test to diabetic neuropathy what we do is place this on the bottom and the top of the fillet in certain areas and if a patients isn't able to feel the monofilament wire on the fillet in varying five various what you are as close that is considered being diagnosed with diabetic neuropathy. Otherwise, we diagnose diabetic neuropathy with a nerve term nerve conduction velocity test also clinical symptoms of course of the numbness burning numerous thing sensation but this is a very reliable way to very reliable and simple way to diagnose diabetic neuropathy.
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