Erythromelalgia: An Underrecognized Manifestation of Small-Fiber Neuropathy

Kumar, Neeraj; Davis, Mark D. P.
August 2006
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2006, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p1001
Academic Journal
The article presents a discussion of an underrecognized manifestation of small-fiber neuropathy in erythromelalgia. It states that erythromelalgia is classified by intermittent heat, redness, and pain affecting the extremeties of the body. It mentions that vasculopathy and neuropathy usually coexist, and erythromelalgia may symbolize a predominant small-fiber neuropathy with disturbed control of vascular tone.


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