Autoimmune peripheral neuropathy occurs when the body’s immune system damages the peripheral nervous system, often causing weakness, numbness and pain, usually in your hands and feet.
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More than 20 million people in the United States
Typical Age of onset
People over the age of 55
Tingling in the hands or feet
Feeling like you’re wearing a tight glove or sock
Sharp, stabbing pains
Numbness in the hands or feet
Weak, heavy feeling in the arms and legs, which sometimes may feel like your legs or arms lock in place
Regularly dropping things from your hands
Buzzing or shocking sensation
Thinning of the skin
Drop in blood pressure
Sexual dysfunction, especially in men