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... Am new to this. Diagnosed as small fiber polyneuropathy. No prognosis, told to live with it. Taking gabapentin 1200 to 1800 mg daily. Relieves but don't like it. ... (6 replies)
... Hi Barb. My name is Allie(age 40) and I have small fiber sensory polyneuropathy, non-length dependent. That is the official diagnosis from my neurologist. The symptoms(burning, twiching, tingling, stabbing pains, cramping) mainly in legs started in 2004 and were intermittent. During that time I would find myself dropping things and my balance seemed off. In Jan. of 2006 I... (14 replies)
... I am diagnosed with idiopathic polyneuropathy with a query about small fibre neuropathy. ... (12 replies)

... I would say that it's my PCP at HVMA Kenmore who is wonderful. She has given me different referrals, tests, etc. to see if we can find a "cause" to my small fiber polyneuropathy. ... (4 replies)
Relief
May 16, 2009
... Hi from the big sky state. I too was finally dX with small fiber polyneuropathy after several atempts by my GP to say it was my heart or lungs. But after a small nerve biop they found some cause. Still have not help with the fatigue part of the symptoms and hand problems. ... (1 replies)
... No all (-) except for ana 1+ & free serum kappa chains elevated ana 1+ antidna complement c3 complement c4 aanti ccp rheumatoic factor serum c-anca-indeterminate ana interference (6 replies)
... :wave:Hi, I've just been reading some posts and have known it is not unusual for doctors to treat women poorly, especially when they can't help them. It is much easier to blame it on a woman's mental health than to try and find an answer. I started with polyneuropathy. Then the tingling turned to burning feet and burning hands with painful calves and forearms. The burning... (29 replies)
I have SFN-Do You?
Sep 28, 2009
... my doctors are all different. i have a pcp who has worked with me extensively in trying to first find a diagnosis for me (small fiber polyneuropathy), i have a neurologist who is more of a researcher than a practicing physician, but who is well-versed in what she does. i have been a *proactive patient* looking up articles in pubmed (you need a subscription or have access to it... (113 replies)
I have SFN-Do You?
Sep 16, 2009
... I was finally diagnosed with small fiber polyneuropathy. My doctor is Dr. Anne Oaklander at MGH in Boston. ... (113 replies)
Using meds
Jun 2, 2009
... Dear Aussie, dont know if you remembered Cream78 writing about my problems with polyneuropathy (diagnosed by my neurologist after having a skin biopsy). Have been reading about Methylcohalamin 5mgs lozenges. Should I ask my neuro if it is safe to take these. (12 replies)
Newbie/neurotin?
Aug 6, 2008
... I have been on neurontin for nearly a year, and it helps tremendously. I have small fiber polyneuropathy, of idiopathy origin (have been tested for everything under the sun but nothing comes up so far). I am on quite a high dose, taking 3000 mg per day spread out over three doses. It does make me somewhat dizzy/drowsy at times, and I have gained ten pounds, but I have... (12 replies)
... I was diagnosed with Small fiber polyneuropathy last fall and am on Lyrica and "B" vitamin supplements. This all seems to be helping, but I still have a lot of discomfort. ... (9 replies)
... Hi I just re-joined this board at the recomendation of a friend and will enjoy meeting different people on here. A little about myself: I was diagnosed in April 2000 with diabetic neuropathy and just this past year wad diagnosed with small fiber polyneuropathy via Quantitative Sensory Test (hot and cold sensation) which is fairly new. I'm on Neurontin 3200 which makes... (1 replies)
Neuropathy?
Nov 1, 2011
... Small fiber neuropathy... ... (2 replies)
... Polyneuropathy is a simaltaneous malfunction of the peripheral nerves and as you say it is sensory not motor, it would be the upper extremeties large fiber I think. I know I have polyneuropathy axonal, it is the nerves closest to the body, perepheral mean away from the body like arms legs and such. ... (2 replies)
... I have RSD in my upper body, and I have polyneuropathy, mine is called painfull small fiber neuropathy, in my lower body. ... (4 replies)
... to the neurologist he will probably do nerve conduction and muscle tests on you. If these come back negative, then you could have SFN because it only affects the small fibers and this doesn't show up on that test. ... (6 replies)
Symptoms of SFN
Sep 20, 2013
... I would like to hear from others what the symptoms of small fiber neuropathy are? ... (6 replies)
... Hi, I am a 28 year old very healthy female. I got the Flu shot in October on top of having Campylobacter (I didn't know I was infected at the time but found out what those stomach cramps were later) that put me in the bed for a week! The first 2 months after this I was having all of these "flu-like" weird sensations and muscle pain all over my body. The past month and a... (0 replies)
... Hey, babble all you like; you've earned it and so have we all! I know just how you feel. I've seen 3 neurologist at major hospital in large city that claims expertise in PN and after 3 different dxs I'm now what is known as "Idiopathic," which means: what's up doc? They don't know. I've had 4 EMGs and do blood test every 6 months. Nevertheless, it's clear to me that I have a... (12 replies)


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