ENFD

Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density Testing : An Overview

2017-11-25T09:24:31+00:00

This is a technique for the evaluation of small fiber peripheral neuropathy Introduction Epidermal nerve fiber density (ENFD) testing is not a new technique; however, it is new to the diagnostic armamentarium of many in the podiatric community. This analysis is quickly becoming recognized as the gold standard among clinicians when assessing for the presence, and the degree, of small fiber peripheral neuropathy. Though podiatric clinicians have only recently discovered this test, it has been an important diagnostic procedure for neurologists for many years. In fact, ENFD analysis has been widely used by neurologists in the United [...]

Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density Testing : An Overview 2017-11-25T09:24:31+00:00