polyneuropathy

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pol·y·neu·rop·a·thy

n. polineuropatía, enfermedad que afecta varios nervios a la vez.

polyneuropathy

n polineuropatía
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Diabetic polyneuropathy is one of the most common long-term complications of diabetes affecting 50% of all diabetic people.
In the presence of moderate to severe disease, conventional nerve conduction studies (NCS) are generally reliable diagnostic methods for diabetic polyneuropathy.
The most electrophysiological assessments in T2DM were limited to measure nerve conduction velocity (20) and compound muscle action potentials that showed reduction in nerve conduction velocity and density of fibers and motor unit in the diabetic polyneuropathy (6, 15, 16).
A comparison of diabetic polyneuropathy in type II diabetic BBZDR/Wor rats and in type I diabetic BB/ Wor rats.
The hemodialysate is approved as a drug (Actovegin[R]) in a number of countries and is applied to treat diabetic polyneuropathy and other diseases (for review see: Buchmayer et al.
2) Diabetic Polyneuropathy (DPN) can be clinically defined as "the presence of symptoms and/or signs of peripheral nerve dysfunction in people with diabetes after exclusion of other causes.
A meta-analysis of the Ala16Val polymorphism in SOD2 gene suggested that A allele of it has reduced the risk of diabetes mellitus, including type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and Diabetic Micro vascular Complications (DMI) including diabetic nephropathy, diabetic retinopathy and diabetic polyneuropathy (82).
Talking on the occasion, Abdul Ilah bin Abbad Al-Tuwairqi, KKESH director general, said: "The center treats patients with diabetic polyneuropathy, which is the simultaneous malfunction of many peripheral nerves throughout the body, in addition to retinal diseases.
Of those with diabetic neuropathy, it is estimated that between 40-50% will experience painful diabetic polyneuropathy (PDPN).
1,2) It appears that there is some combination of increased blood supply and trauma in the presence of underlying diabetic polyneuropathy.
Evaluation of diabetic polyneuropathy in type 2 diabetes mellitus by nerve conduction study and association of severity of neuropathy with serum sFasL level.