neuropathic

adjective
neu·​ro·​path·​ic | \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈpath-ik How to pronounce neuropathic (audio) \

Medical Definition of neuropathic

: of, relating to, characterized by, or being a neuropathy neuropathic pain neuropathic disorders

Other Words from neuropathic

neuropathically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce neuropathically (audio) \ adverb

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“Neuropathic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neuropathic. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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