1. xebex

    Small fibre neuropathy weirdness?

    I haven't been diagnoses with SFN, mainly because i haven't bothered to go to Doc as i have no pain which seems weird. What i do have is numb skin on my ankles so when i shower the sensation of the water on my skin is different to that of the rest of my legs, I also seems to be loosing hair on...
  2. waif

    Can you get a biopsy for sfn in your arm?

    I'm too tired to type up my entire medical history but my entire hand and portions of my arms have been numb for 10 years now...like 24/7 I'm scrambling to get a biopsy before I lose my insurance. But now that I'm Googling it I just see they talk about taking a sample from leg/calf etc. I...
  3. waif

    has anyone tried plaquenil for idiopathic SFPN?

    I can't afford a biopsy yet but I'm not in a rush bc I don't see great tx options... Just curious if anyone's tried it. I've had extreme pain in my upper body and numb hands for for almost 10 years now. "When the cause hasn’t been identified, treatment focuses on managing symptoms...