Diabetes, over time, can damage nerves throughout your body. Symptoms depend on the nerves that are affected. As the nerve damage progresses slowly, most people develop symptoms gradually. Therefore, the problems may not become evident until considerable damage has occurred.
Consult your doctor if you have any/all of the following symptoms suggestive of some type of significant medical problem:
Symptoms that need urgent medical consultation or treatment
These are some symptoms that may be present in people with diabetic neuropathy, but it does not always indicate nerve damage. Similar symptoms may occur due to other problems that require medical care. Your doctor can diagnose the cause of your symptoms and treat them, thereby preventing severe problems.
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