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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any pathology of the peripheral nerves.

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  • Any time I hear the word neuropathy I think vitamin B12 deficiency.
  • And loss of sensation in the feet, called neuropathy, makes patients slow to notice even small wounds that rapidly can turn gangrenous.
  • It was 1993 in Cuba, and there was a huge outbreak of neuropathy which is basically damage to the nerves.
  • Foot drop is usually caused by peroneal neuropathy which is the most common compression neuropathy for more
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