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What is a the definition of cardiac autonomic neuropathy

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Dr. David Bozak
Specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See below: Nerve damage that affects the nerves that control automatic functions of the heart.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
See below: One of the most overlooked of all serious complications of diabetes is cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy, which encompasses damage to the autonomic ... Read More

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Here's my take: Postural orthostatic techycardia syndrome is fairly common and has a variety of different causes if the pathologist gets to look at nerve. Since you'r... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Yes it is: There is no obvious cause other than diabetes. So when it occurs in the absence of diabetes, it is called idiopathic.
Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Yes: Idiopathic sply means that we do not know the cause. The science may find a cause in future. Sometimes a patient diagnosed as idiopathic may develop c... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Pham
Neurosurgery 25 years experience
Diabetic neuropathy: Controlling your blood sugar is extremely important to deter the progression of diabetic neuropathy. Vitamin B12 (either by oral or injection) is also... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology 19 years experience
Try the Mayo clinic: The Mayo clinic is a world wide expert in this subject, and they have many helpful resources for evaluating this kind of problem.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Roschmann
Rheumatology 46 years experience
Alternative Therapy: Ayurvedic therapy (sometimes called alternative Rx) can be traced back to its origins in India with foundations in Hinduism and Buddhism. There are di... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David True
Rheumatology 24 years experience
Neuropathy: Unfortunately it would be very unlikely for autonomic neuropathy to resolve.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
No: Sometimes there is no known cause. We call it idiopathic neuropathy.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
HR and BP.: Autonomic neuropathy is characterized by a large fall in blood pressure and a small rise in hr with standing. Pots is characterized by a large rise i... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
No, it is uncommon: We rarely see autonomic neuropathy due to chemotherapy. It should resolve with time like most neuropathies from chemo do.

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