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Glossary for Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type IV

  • Accidental injury: An injury that occurs accidentally
  • Autonomic dysfunction: disease or malfunction of the autonomic nervous system.
  • Bruising: Bleeding under skin leading to discoloration.
  • Developmental problems: Physical or mental development difficulty.
  • Fever: Elevation of the body temperature above the normal 37 degrees celsius
  • Fractures: Fracture of a bone; also "broken bone".
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Insensitivity to pain with anhydrosis:
  • Mental retardation: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, hypogonadism, diabetes and facial and skull abnormalities.
  • Nervous system conditions: Diseases affecting the nerves and the nervous system.
  • 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.
  • Osteomyelitis: A bone inflammation caused by bacteria. The inflammation usually originates in another part of the body and is transported to the bone via the blood.
  • Self-mutilation: A condition which is characterized by self mutilation
  • Sensory conditions: Medical conditions affecting the sensory system, especially the sense of touch.
  • Skin infection: A condition which is characterized by an infection which occurs on the skin
  • Ulcer: A local defect in the mucosa

 

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