United Arab Emirates
A 32-year-old female asked:
Seeing neuro for chronic foot burning, skin burning, tingling. never had b12 checked but been on 110ug daily for a year- cud it still be low? causes?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Jacksonanswered
Neurology 13 years experience
It could: It could still be low because some people have difficulty with absorption through the stomach and need to get shots to bypass it so you should still get the level checked. The bad news is that if you have a sensory motor neuropathy the list of causes is enormous and hepatitis c is on that list. The treatment to reverse it is removal of the offending agent which may or may not be possible
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