There are four types of Diabetic Neuropathy:
peripheral, autonomic, proximal, and focal.
Peripheral Neuropathy affects the extremities
like your fingers and toes. This form of neuropathy is
most often found in the feet, ankles and lower limbs.
Autonomic Neuropathy affects the organs of the
body, like your lungs, intestines, liver, sex organs and
even your heart.
Proximal Neuropathy affects the one side of
the body in the thighs, hips, and buttocks leaving you
feeling "weak in the legs".
Focal Neuropathy is usually a temporary even
affecting nerves in any part of the body. Thighs, chest,
eyes, pelvis, lower back, chest, legs feet, the abdomen
and even your ears.