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06 Oct 2006

Nueropathy
I have been diabetic for 15 years +, i do suffer with "nueropathy"
how ever what i need to clarify is.I generally itch on my legs,
especailly by the calves, it become so itchy at times i feel i could scratch my leg open, where it tends to itch.Is this normal
to itch due to Nueropathy?
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01 Jan 0001

Ty, itchiness is not an usual feature of neuropathy and other causes (? fungal infection, excema etc) should be excluded.
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