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What is Neuropathy?

What is Neuropathy?

  • Neuropathy: Peripheral neuropathy is the term for damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system, which may be caused either by diseases of the nerve or from the side-effects of systemic illness.
  • Neuropathy: any pathology of the peripheral nerves.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Neuropathy: Introduction

Types of Neuropathy:

Types of Neuropathy:

Broader types of Neuropathy:

How serious is Neuropathy?

Prognosis of Neuropathy: Timely treatment of injury can help prevent permanent damage.
Complications of Neuropathy: see complications of Neuropathy

What causes Neuropathy?

Causes of Neuropathy: see causes of Neuropathy
Risk factors for Neuropathy: see risk factors for Neuropathy

What are the symptoms of Neuropathy?

Symptoms of Neuropathy: see symptoms of Neuropathy

Complications of Neuropathy: see complications of Neuropathy

Onset of Neuropathy: acute to chronic in onset

Neuropathy: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Neuropathy.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Neuropathy.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Neuropathy: see treatments for Neuropathy
Research for Neuropathy: see research for Neuropathy

Organs Affected by Neuropathy:

Organs and body systems related to Neuropathy include:

Name and Aliases of Neuropathy

Main name of condition: Neuropathy

Other names or spellings for Neuropathy:

peripheral neuropathy.

Neuropathy: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Neuropathy:


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