Perineural injection of platelet-rich plasma may improve pain and numbness associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy, and enhance peripheral nerve function.
The FDA has approved the first generics of Lyrica (pregabalin; Pfizer) capsules.
The addition of gabapentin to valacyclovir within 72 hours of onset of a herpes zoster rash was not found to provide further relief from acute herpetic pain or to better prevent postherpetic neuralgia.
Researchers found a substantial cohort of adults with diabetic peripheral neuropathy in the United States with high financial and social costs.
Group acupuncture may alleviate pain and improve quality of life in patients with painful diabetic neuropathy.
A single infusion of cetuximab was not associated with relief from therapy-resistant neuropathic pain.
Live-attenuated herpes zoster vaccine protects against postherpetic neuralgia even when [herpes zoster] occurs despite vaccination.
For patients with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy, the presence of neuropathic pain leads to worsened disability and disease outcome.
Updating the upper reference limits for CSF-TP according to age may aid in eliminating chances of misdiagnosing CIDP.
The occurrence of anti-myelin-associated glycoprotein (MAG) without IgM monoclonal gammopathy is possible in patients with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy.