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- The autonomic nervous system (comprised of the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems) are the nerves which control a whole range of bodily functions, such as the action of the stomach, intestine, esophagus, bladder, genitals, sweat glands, and even the heart and regulating changes in blood pressure levels. These are all nerves which work independently of conscious control. There may also decreased ability of the foot to perspire leading to dry, scaly skin which can crack and become infected and can gradually lead to foot ulceration problems. (Orthostatic Hypotension, Hypoglycemic Unawareness).
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- Autoimmune process, calluses, corns, Foot Ulceration, Gangrene, hyperparathyroidism, Hypoparathyroidism, Rest Pain, Topical Burning, ulcer, Warning Symptoms, yeast infection