Does diabetic peripheral neuropathy develop suddenly?

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The largest percentage of people who develop diabetic peripheral neuropathy have had diabetes for 25 years or longer. This disorder may be present in your body before you notice any symptoms. Therefore, its onset is not sudden. But it's important to get tested once you experience symptoms, since further nerve damage can be prevented once you begin treatment.

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