Peripheral-Neuropathy.comDefinition By Dr. Steven J. Dolgoff
The red pins in the bottom picture point out the nerves in the top pictures. As you can see different nerves travel to different parts of the foot, top, bottom, sides and toes. By isolating the exact location of neuropathy we can isolate the nerve involved.
Diagrams courtesy of Netter's Anatomy
Peripheral neuropathy often causes numbness and pain in your hands and feet. People typically describe the pain of peripheral neuropathy as tingling or burning, while they may compare the loss of sensation to the feeling of wearing a thin stocking glove.