Large fiber axonal neuropathy

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What is large fiber axonal neuropathy?

Large fiber axonal neuropathy is one type of peripheral neuropathy. The large fiber nerves are responsible for the sensation for vibration and proprioception. Characteristics of large fiber axonal neuropathy is impaired or absent sensation of vibration, weakness, and a feeling of pins and needles.

Common symptoms reported by people with large fiber axonal neuropathy

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with large fiber axonal neuropathy

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Who has large fiber axonal neuropathy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 0
40s 0
50s 5
60s 7
70+ 5
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 4
Female 15

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from large fiber axonal neuropathy patients who have completed their condition history
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