Here is My Question:
My daughter has MS and I have small fibre neuropathy. Is this genetic?
Neuropathies can be classified as hereditary or non-hereditary, so it is possible for a neuropathy to be genetic. A neurologist should do a history, physical and determine which tests for neuropathy causes should be ordered.
Benjamin M. Greenberg, MD, MHS
Vice Chair of Translational Research and Ambulatory Care
Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Director, Transverse Myelitis, Neuromyelitis Optica Programs
Co-Director, Pediatric CONQUER Program
UT Southwestern Medical Center
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