Can symptoms from Celiac disease that cause small fiber neuropathy be improve?

Sure. First, work closely with your doctor to develop a gluten free diet and control gastro-intestinal symptoms. Secondly, start a medical food, MetanX or a generic equivalent and take twice daily. Will help regrow small fibres over 9-10 months, and should result in less symptoms in feet and legs. Pain can be controlled by Lyrica (pregabalin) or Cymbalta.

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Can celiacs disease cause small fiber neuropathy?

Possibly. The prevalence of neuropathy among patients with celiac disease is much higher than in healthy people. Sometimes, the neurological problems arise from nutritional deficiencies due to malabsorption. However, some cases are due to autoimmunity and associated with the underlying disease (Celiac). Read more...

Can an autoimmune disorder cause small fiber neuropathy?

Yes. Little question that several causes of small fiber neuropathy can involve autoimmune mechanisms. Under circumstances, sounds like you may need expertise in this area. Closest center studying this, to you is in Columbus, Ohio State University. Read more...

Good medication to relieve symtpoms of small fiber neuropathy with few side effects? Gabapentin caused too many side effects.

Other options includ. You could try some other options. Two that I have used successfully include Lyrica (pregabalin) which is similar to gabapentin, but is a newer generation. Older drugs such as amitryptyline ; nortriptyline may also help. Read more...

Can the same symptoms of small fiber neuropathy be silent migraine /aura sxs? Same experience dif cause? Or are they separate? /exclusive? Wet/cold sensatns

Not really. Small fibre neuropathy is a complex problem in peripheral nerves, tending to especially involve legs. There is no relationship to migraine headaches, which occur due to hereditary mechanisms, and affect neurotransmitter response. Read more...

What role does celiac disease play in peripheral neuropathy?

Common. Peripheral neuropathy (burning, tingling or numbness in hands or feet) is a relatively common finding in celiac disease and may predate other manifestations. Of concern, although it may 'just' be associated with nutritional deficiences, it 'can be' associated with lymphoma. Please be evaluated. Gltuen-free diet will not improve the neuropathy - but may prevent further deterioration. Read more...
Nutritional. Exact cause for neurologic complications is uncertain. Celiac disease involves intolerance to certain components of wheat and other grains as well as other food stuffs. There can be irritation of the stomach and bowel that interferes with the absorption of necessary nutrients, minerals, and vitamins. This can result in a systemic deficiency that can cause problems with peripheral nerve function. Read more...

Can sickle cell trait have an impact on other health conditions such as type 1 diabetes, neuropathy, high blood pressure, celiac disease, or asthma?

NO. Is a trait, one abnormal gene, you need 2 abnormal genes to cause sickle cell disease. In extreme cases with low oxygen red cells can break when they change shape (sickle). Read more...
Maybe. Sickle cell trait can affect other organ systems. The kidneys seem to be the most often affected though not always. For that reason make sure to control your blood pressure well if that is a problem so as not to add to the kidney issue. It would not directly interact with the other conditions mentioned. Read more...

Is there any way to diagnose Paraneoplastic tumor in the body That cause small fiber neuropathy?

Paraneoplastic Sx. Hi, there is no paraneoplastic tumor, but there is paraneoplastic syndrome which can cause all sort of neuropathy. Paraneoplastic sx is a disease that is the consequence of cancer in the body due to secretion of hormones by the tumor or immune response against tumor, the treatment is usually treating the underline cancer. Cancers like lung, ovaries, breats and lymphoma can cause paraneoplastic sx. Read more...

Can high cholesterol cause small fiber neuropathy? Can dress cause small fiber neuropathy?

↑glucose most common. basis neuropathy; Google: "peripheral neuropathy etiology", yet many other associations exist, note word association; Why? Data about associations; mechanisms not fully understood. Cholesterol is part of every animal cell, enables cell membrane flexibility & has never been correct issue despite promotioin by NIH.gov as surrogate for Lipoproteins. Hi odds stress/anger/fear an issue; more complex. Read more...