User menu

Asymptomatic small fiber neuropathy in diabetes mellitus: investigations with intraepidermal nerve fiber density, quantitative sensory testing and laser-evoked potentials

Bibliographic reference Ragé, Michaël ; Van Acker, Nathalie ; Knaapen, Michiel W M ; Timmers, Maarten ; Streffer, Johannes ; et. al. Asymptomatic small fiber neuropathy in diabetes mellitus: investigations with intraepidermal nerve fiber density, quantitative sensory testing and laser-evoked potentials. In: Journal of Neurology : official journal of the European Neurological Society, Vol. 258, no.10, p. 1852-1864 (2011)
Permanent URL
  1. Zochodne Douglas W., Diabetes mellitus and the peripheral nervous system: Manifestations and mechanisms, 10.1002/mus.20785
  2. Boulton Andrew J.M., Lowering the risk of neuropathy, foot ulcers and amputations, 10.1002/(sici)1096-9136(1998120);2-4
  3. Veves Aristidis, Backonja Miroslav, Malik Rayaz A., Painful Diabetic Neuropathy: Epidemiology, Natural History, Early Diagnosis, and Treatment Options, 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2007.00347.x
  4. Perkins Bruce A, Bril Vera, Diabetic neuropathy: a review emphasizing diagnostic methods, 10.1016/s1388-2457(03)00025-7
  5. Boulton A. J.M., Vinik A. I., Arezzo J. C., Bril V., Feldman E. L., Freeman R., Malik R. A., Maser R. E., Sosenko J. M., Ziegler D., Diabetic Neuropathies: A statement by the American Diabetes Association, 10.2337/diacare.28.4.956
  6. Quattrini Cristian, Tavakoli Mitra, Jeziorska Maria, Kallinikos Panagiotis, Tesfaye Solomon, Finnigan Joanne, Marshall Andrew, Boulton Andrew J.M., Efron Nathan, Malik Rayaz A., Surrogate Markers of Small Fiber Damage in Human Diabetic Neuropathy, 10.2337/db07-0285
  7. Umapathi T., Tan Wan Loo, Loke Seng Cheong, Soon Puay Cheow, Tavintharan S., Chan Yiong Huak, Intraepidermal nerve fiber density as a marker of early diabetic neuropathy, 10.1002/mus.20732
  8. Løseth S., Stålberg E., Jorde R., Mellgren S. I., Early diabetic neuropathy: thermal thresholds and intraepidermal nerve fibre density in patients with normal nerve conduction studies, 10.1007/s00415-008-0872-0
  9. Malik Rayaz A, Early detection of nerve damage and repair in diabetic neuropathy, 10.1038/ncpneuro0938
  10. Cruccu G., Sommer C., Anand P., Attal N., Baron R., Garcia-Larrea L., Haanpaa M., Jensen T. S., Serra J., Treede R. -D., EFNS guidelines on neuropathic pain assessment: revised 2009 : Neuropathic pain assessment, 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2010.02969.x
  11. Rossi Paolo, Morano Susanna, Serrao Mariano, Gabriele Annarita, Di Mario Umberto, Morocutti Cristoforo, Pozzessere Giuseppe, Pre-perceptual pain sensory responses (N1 component) in type 1 diabetes mellitus : , 10.1097/00001756-200206120-00005
  12. Pozzessere G., Rossi P., Gabriele A., Cipriani R., Morocutti A., Di Mario U., Morano S., Early Detection of Small-Fiber Neuropathy in Diabetes: A laser-induced pain somatosensory-evoked potentials and pupillometric study, 10.2337/diacare.25.12.2355
  13. Agostino R, Cruccu G, Romaniello A, Innocenti P, Inghilleri M, Manfredi M, Dysfunction of small myelinated afferents in diabetic polyneuropathy, as assessed by laser evoked potentials, 10.1016/s1388-2457(99)00247-3
  14. Agostino R., Cruccu G., Iannetti G.D., Innocenti P., Romaniello A., Truini A., Manfredi M., Trigeminal small-fibre dysfunction in patients with diabetes mellitus: a study with laser evoked potentials and corneal reflex, 10.1016/s1388-2457(00)00477-6
  15. Ragé Michael, Van Acker Nathalie, Facer Paul, Shenoy Ravikiran, Knaapen Michiel W.M., Timmers Maarten, Streffer Johannes, Anand Praveen, Meert Theo, Plaghki Leon, The time course of CO2 laser-evoked responses and of skin nerve fibre markers after topical capsaicin in human volunteers, 10.1016/j.clinph.2010.02.159
  16. Bril V., Perkins B. A., Validation of the Toronto Clinical Scoring System for Diabetic Polyneuropathy, 10.2337/diacare.25.11.2048
  17. Berquin Anne D., Lijesevic Valéria, Blond Serge, Plaghki Léon, An adaptive procedure for routine measurement of light-touch sensitivity threshold, 10.1002/mus.21689
  18. Dyck P. J., O'Brien P. C., Kosanke J. L., Gillen D. A., Karnes J. L., A 4, 2, and 1 stepping algorithm for quick and accurate estimation of cutaneous sensation threshold, 10.1212/wnl.43.8.1508
  19. Fruhstorfer H, Lindblom U, Schmidt W C, Method for quantitative estimation of thermal thresholds in patients., 10.1136/jnnp.39.11.1071
  20. Mouraux André, Plaghki Léon, Single-trial detection of human brain responses evoked by laser activation of Aδ-nociceptors using the wavelet transform of EEG epochs, 10.1016/j.neulet.2003.12.110
  21. Lauria G, Hsieh ST, Johansson O, Kennedy WR, Leger JM, Mellgren SI, Nolano M, Merkies IS, Polydefkis M, Smith AG, Sommer C, Valls-Solé J (2010) European Federation of Neurological Societies/Peripheral Nerve Society Guideline on the use of skin biopsy in the diagnosis of small fiber neuropathy. Report of a joint task force of the European Federation of Neurological Societies and the Peripheral Nerve Society. Eur J Neurol 17(903–912):e44–e49
  22. Facer P, Correlation of quantitative tests of nerve and target organ dysfunction with skin immunohistology in leprosy, 10.1093/brain/121.12.2239
  23. Facer P, Casula MA, Smith GD, Benham CD, Chessell IP, Bountra C, Sinisi M, Birch R, Anand P (2007) Differential expression of the capsaicin receptor TRPV1 and related novel receptors TRPV3, TRPV4 and TRPM8 in normal human tissues and changes in traumatic and diabetic neuropathy. BMC Neurol 23:7–11
  24. Atherton Duncan D, Facer Paul, Roberts Katherine M, Misra V Peter, Chizh Boris A, Bountra Chas, Anand Praveen, Use of the novel contact heat evoked potential stimulator (CHEPS) for the assessment of small fibre neuropathy: correlations with skin flare responses and intra-epidermal nerve fibre counts, 10.1186/1471-2377-7-21
  25. Rolke R., Baron R., Maier C., Tölle T. R., Treede - D. R., Beyer A., Binder A., Birbaumer N., Birklein F., Bötefür I. C., Braune S., Flor H., Huge V., Klug R., Landwehrmeyer G. B., Magerl W., Maihöfner C., Rolko C., Schaub C., Scherens A., Sprenger T., Valet M., Wasserka B., Quantitative sensory testing in the German Research Network on Neuropathic Pain (DFNS): Standardized protocol and reference values : , 10.1016/j.pain.2006.01.041
  26. Plaghki L, Mouraux A, How do we selectively activate skin nociceptors with a high power infrared laser? Physiology and biophysics of laser stimulation, 10.1016/j.neucli.2003.10.003
  27. Said Gérard, Diabetic neuropathy—a review, 10.1038/ncpneuro0504
  28. Goransson L. G., Mellgren S. I., Lindal S., Omdal R., The effect of age and gender on epidermal nerve fiber density, 10.1212/01.wnl.0000113732.41127.8f
  29. McArthur Justin C., Stocks E. Adelaine, Hauer Peter, Cornblath David R., Griffin John W., Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density : Normative Reference Range and Diagnostic Efficiency, 10.1001/archneur.55.12.1513
  30. Umapathi T., Tan Wan Loo, Tan Nigel C. K., Chan Yiong Huak, Determinants of epidermal nerve fiber density in normal individuals, 10.1002/mus.20528
  31. Lin Yea-Huey, Hsieh Song-Chou, Chao Chi-Chao, Chang Yang-Chyuan, Hsieh Sung-Tsang, Influence of aging on thermal and vibratory thresholds of quantitative sensory testing, 10.1111/j.1085-9489.2005.10305.x
  32. Gibson SJ, Gorman MM, Helme RD (1991) Assessment of pain in the elderly using event-related cerebral potentials. In: Bond MR, Charlton JE, Woolf CJ (eds) Proc. VIth world congress on pain. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp 527–533
  33. Truini A., Galeotti F., Romaniello A., Virtuoso M., Iannetti G.D., Cruccu G., Laser-evoked potentials: normative values, 10.1016/j.clinph.2004.10.004
  34. Periquet M. I., Novak V., Collins M. P., Nagaraja H. N., Erdem S., Nash S. M., Freimer M. L., Sahenk Z., Kissel J. T., Mendell J. R., Painful sensory neuropathy: Prospective evaluation using skin biopsy, 10.1212/wnl.53.8.1641
  35. Singleton J. Robinson, Smith A. Gordon, Bromberg Mark B., Painful sensory polyneuropathy associated with impaired glucose tolerance, 10.1002/mus.1136
  36. Smith A. G., Ramachandran P., Tripp S., Singleton J. R., Epidermal nerve innervation in impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes-associated neuropathy, 10.1212/wnl.57.9.1701
  37. Sumner C.J., Sheth S., Griffin J.W., Cornblath D.R., Polydefkis M., The spectrum of neuropathy in diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance, 10.1212/wnl.60.1.108
  38. The Effect of Intensive Treatment of Diabetes on the Development and Progression of Long-Term Complications in Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus, 10.1056/nejm199309303291401
  39. Dyck P. J., Davies J. L., Wilson D. M., Service F. J., Melton L. J., O'Brien P. C., Risk factors for severity of diabetic polyneuropathy: intensive longitudinal assessment of the Rochester Diabetic Neuropathy Study cohort, 10.2337/diacare.22.9.1479
  40. Shun Chia‐Tung, Chang Yang‐Chyuan, Wu Huey‐Peir, Hsieh Song‐Chou, Lin Whei‐Min, Lin Yea‐Hui, Tai Tong‐Yuan, Hsieh Sung‐Tsang, Skin denervation in type 2 diabetes: correlations with diabetic duration and functional impairments, 10.1093/brain/awh180
  41. Polydefkis Michael, Hauer Peter, Sheth Soham, Sirdofsky Michael, Griffin John W., McArthur Justin C., The time course of epidermal nerve fibre regeneration: studies in normal controls and in people with diabetes, with and without neuropathy, 10.1093/brain/awh175
  42. Beiswenger Kristina K., Calcutt Nigel A., Mizisin Andrew P., Dissociation of thermal hypoalgesia and epidermal denervation in streptozotocin-diabetic mice, 10.1016/j.neulet.2008.06.079
  43. Khalili Nidal, Wendelschafer-Crabb Gwen, Kennedy William R., Simone Donald A., Influence of thermode size for detecting heat pain dysfunction in a capsaicin model of epidermal nerve fiber loss : , 10.1016/s0304-3959(00)00444-9