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Newsletter March 2021

Summaries report of three new SUDOSCAN's clinical applications

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Sudomotor dysfunction in patients recovered from COVID-19

Dysautonomia has been reported in COVID-19 infection. Very recently an observational study, performed by Hinduja et al, from Aarti Clinic, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India, involved 50 patients who had recovered from COVID-19 and were seen within 3 months post-infection in an outpatient clinic for fatigue or various neurological symptoms.
Presence of sweat dysfunction measured with SUDOSCAN was observed in 26% of patients, while 6% had severe sweat dysfunction.
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SUDOSCAN detects small fiber neuropathy in asymptomatic hepatitis C virus-related cirrhosis patients with diabetes

In a study conducted by Tharwa et al from Menoufia University, Egypt, small fiber neuropathy in asymptomatic Hepatitis C virus-related cirrhotic patients with (n=49) or without diabetes mellitus (n=48) was evaluated through sweat function assessment by SUDOSCAN test.
Peripheral neuropathy was detected in none of the healthy controls, 39% of Hepatitis C virus-related cirrhotic patients without diabetes mellitus, and 62% of Hepatitis C virus-related cirrhotic patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.


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Vitamin B12 Supplementation in Diabetic Neuropathy monitored with SUDOSCAN

A new study on oral vitamin B12 effects in type 2 diabetes patients has been conducted by Didangelos et al, from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. The aim of
the study was to investigate the effect of normalizing vitamin B12 levels with oral B12 (methylcobalamin)
1 mg/day for one year in 90 patients with diabetic neuropathy.
After one year with B12 supplementation, there were increased plasma B12 levels and significant improvement of all neurophysiological parameters, sudomotor function measured with SUDOSCAN, pain score, and quality of life.

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