Neuropathy may be caused by Diabetes Mellitus, Vitamin B12 and
Folate deficiency, Autoimmune disease
s like Lupus, Multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis or Guillain-Barre syndrome, AIDS, syphilis, and <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>kidney</span> failure
. Exposure to toxins, such as heavy metals, gold compounds, lead, arsenic, mercury, and
organophosphate pesticides, and
side effects of medications like antibiotics such as metronidazole, isoniazid etc may also cause neuropathy.