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glossary:neuropathy [2008/05/06 09:33]
Pat O'Connor
glossary:neuropathy [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +Any and all [[disease]] or malfunction of the nerves.
  
 +A functional disturbance or pathological change in the peripheral nervous system, the most common kind of chronic symmetrical sensory polyneuropathy affecting first the nerves of the lower limbs and often affecting autonomic nerves, characteristic of [[diabetes]] mellitus. ​
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 +Common Misspellings:​ nuropathy, neurophathy ​
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 +See also: [[glossary:​nervous system| nervous sytem]].
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 +[[:​Peripheral neuropathy]]
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