Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy (CIPN)
Questions from the Clinic:
What is chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN)? What sorts of treatments lead to CIPN most frequently? Is there anything I can do to prevent CIPN? Are any natural remedies available to treat it?
Figure 1: Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) arises from damage to the body’s distal nerve endings. Image courtesy of Change Pain.