Radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy

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What is radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy?

Damage to the peripheral nerves can be done by the treatment of radiation. Symptoms include numbness, pain, burning or tingling, muscle weakness, and sensitivity to touch.

Common symptoms reported by people with radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy

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

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Treatments taken by people with radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy

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Compare treatments taken by people with radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy

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Who has radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 3
60s 0
70+ 2
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 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 3

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy patients who have completed their condition history
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