neuropathy

noun neu·rop·a·thy \ nu̇-ˈrä-pə-thē , nyu̇- \
Updated on: 3 Dec 2017

Definition of neuropathy

plural neuropathies
: an abnormal and usually degenerative state of the nervous system or nerves; also : a systemic condition that stems from a neuropathy

neuropathic

play \ˌnu̇r-ə-ˈpa-thik, ˌnyu̇r-\ adjective

neuropathically

play \ˌnu̇r-ə-ˈpa-thi-k(ə-)lē, ˌnyu̇r-\ adverb

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neuropathy

noun neu·rop·a·thy \ n(y)u̇-ˈräp-ə-thē \

medical Definition of neuropathy

plural neuropathies
: an abnormal and usually degenerative state of the nervous system or nerves; also : a systemic condition (as muscular atrophy) that stems from a neuropathy

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