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Is there always a cause for autonomic neuropathy ?

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Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
No: Sometimes there is no known cause. We call it idiopathic neuropathy.
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD and Autism 36 years experience
YES: The major feature of the hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathies (hsans) is loss of large myelinated and unmyelinated fibers. They have been categorized into five types(hsan1-5).

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