mononeuropathy


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Noun1.mononeuropathy - any neuropathy of a single nerve trunk
neuropathy - any pathology of the peripheral nerves
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Nerve conduction study showed left ulnar compression mononeuropathy at the elbow of moderate severity as well as mild left-sided carpal tunnel syndrome with no evidence of left-sided C5-T1 radiculopathy Electromyography (EMG) showed no evidence of myopathy (including inflammatory myopathy) in the left deltoid, biceps, brachioradialis, extensor indicis muscle, extensor digitorum muscle, flexor digitorum profundus, adductor pollicis brevis, right deltoid, right rectus femoris, and iliopsoas muscle.
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most common compression mononeuropathy [1,2] and one of the most common conditions in the working age [3].
MgS[O.sub.4] has been shown to exert anti-hyperalgesic effects in models of neuropathic pain and diabetic peripheral mononeuropathy in rats (18-20), and in animal models of magnesium deficiency, where MgS[O.sub.4] can be anti-hyperalgesic at low doses and analgesic at high doses (21).
Electrodiagnostic approach to the patient with suspected mononeuropathy of the upper extremity.
In hypothyroidism, mononeuropathy and polyneuropathy are reported in previous studies.
Rangel et al (7) described a 10-year-old patient with new onset DM1 and concomitant acute mononeuropathy which manifested in difficulty in flexing the right foot and hyperalgesia, extending from the dorsum of the right foot to the ankle.
Damage to a single, identifiable nerve is mononeuropathy. An example is Bell's palsy where the facial nerve is affected and one side of the face droops.
Association between asymptomatic median mononeuropathy and diabetic polyneuropathy severity in patients with diabetes mellitus.
Electrodiagnostic study showed confluent sensory motor axonal mononeuropathy multiplex.
A peripheral mononeuropathy in rat that produces disorders of pain sensation like those seen in man.