Intraepidermal nerve fiber density at the distal leg: a worldwide normative reference study

Giuseppe Lauria*, Mayienne Bakkers, Christoph Schmitz, Raffaella Lombardi, Paola Penza, Grazia Devigili, A. Gordon Smith, Sung-Tsieh Hsieh, Svein I. Mellgren, Thirugnanam Umapathi, Dan Ziegler, Catharina G. Faber, Ingemar S. J. Merkies

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272 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)202-207
JournalJournal of the Peripheral Nervous System
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2010


  • intraepidermal nerve fiber density
  • neuropathy
  • neuropathology
  • neuropathic pain
  • skin biopsy
  • small fiber neuropathy

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