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neu·rop·a·thy

 (no͝o-rŏp′ə-thē, nyo͝o-)
n. pl. neu·rop·a·thies
Any of various diseases or abnormalities of the nervous system, especially of the peripheral nervous system.

neu′ro·path′ic (-rə-păth′ĭk) adj.

neuropathy

(njʊˈrɒpəθɪ)
n
(Pathology) disease of the nervous system
neuropathic adj
ˌneuroˈpathically adv

neu•rop•a•thy

(nʊˈrɒp ə θi, nyʊ-)

n.
any diseased condition of the nervous system.
[1855–60]
neu•ro•path•ic (ˌnʊər əˈpæθ ɪk, ˌnyʊər-) adj.
neu`ro•path′i•cal•ly, adv.

neuropathy

any disease or disorder of the nerves. — neuropathist, n. — neuropathie, adj.
See also: Nerves
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neuropathy - any pathology of the peripheral nerves
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy - a form of neuropathy that can begin between childhood and young adulthood; characterized by weakness and atrophy of the muscles of the hands and lower legs; progression is slow and individuals affected can have a normal life span; inheritance is X-linked recessive or X-linked dominant
mononeuropathy - any neuropathy of a single nerve trunk
multiple mononeuropathy - pathology of several individual nerve trunks
Translations
hermosairausneuropatia

neuropathy

[njʊˈrɒpəθɪ] Nneuropatía f

neuropathy

[njʊˈrɒpəθɪ] nneuropatia

neu·rop·a·thy

n. neuropatía, trastorno o cambio patológico en los nervios periféricos;
autonomic ______ autónoma;
motor ______ motora.

neuropathy

n neuropatía f; diabetic — neuropatía diabética; peripheral — neuropatía periférica; sensory — neuropatía sensitiva or sensorial
References in periodicals archive ?
More neuropathies that can be seen in both type 1 DM and type 2 DM are autonomic neuropathy, polyradiculoplexus neuropathy, mono-neuropathies, cranial neuropathies, and treatment induced neuropathies13.
Diabetic Neuropathies: Update on Definitions, Diagnostic Criteria, Estimation of Severity, and Treatments.
It is protected by issued US and foreign composition of matter patents with additional method-of-use patents positioned to issue for diabetic, chemotherapeutic and inherited neuropathies, as well as polycystic kidney disease.
Hereditary sensorimotor neuropathies or CMT encompass a group of diseases with diverse clinical, electrophysiological and genetic expression.14
Some metabolic liver diseases also lead to neuropathies that arise from chemical imbalances.
Vasculitic neuropathies are usually subacute or chronic.
Dr Malik added,"Since nerve damage cannot currently be reversed in diabetic neuropathy, it is very important that patients who have CIDP are correctly diagnosed and treated as early as possible so that we limit long-term nerve damage." Dr Malik and his research colleagues reported their findings in a review paper titled 'CIDP and other inflammatory neuropathies in diabetes diagnosis and management', published in the journal Nature Reviews Neurology.
Malik and his research colleagues reported their findings in a review paper entitled 'CIDP and other inflammatory neuropathies in diabetes -- diagnosis and management', published in the renowned journal Nature Reviews Neurology .
Diabetic neuropathies: A statement by the American diabetes association.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a noninvasive technique with promising applications for the study of neuropathies. The several techniques already used in common practice, or still in their development stage, are known under the name of MR neurography.
Dyck et al., "Diabetic neuropathies: update on definitions, diagnostic criteria, estimation of severity, and treatments," Diabetes Care, vol.