Table 2—

Estimated measured nerve conduction values of a hypothetical man*;

PatientΣ 5 NC ndPeroneal nerve
Tibial nerve MNDL (ms)Sural nerve SNAP (μV)
CMAP (mV)MNCV (m/s)MNDL (ms)
Healthy subject−0.125.347.54.64.011.9
Diabetes baseline1.084.947.04.74.010.7
Diabetes last examination3.633.945.44.94.38.5
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    * Assumptions: the subject is 45 years old, 1.78 m tall, and weighs 82 kg. CMAP, compound muscle action potential; MNCV, motor nerve conduction velocity; MNDL, motor nerve distal latency; SNAP, sensory nerve action potential.