mononeuropathy

Disorder involving a single nerve.
- m. multiplex nontraumatic involvement of two or more portions of the peripheral nervous system ( e.g., roots, plexus elements, nerve trunks), usually sequentially and in different areas of the body; most often the result of vasculitides. SYN: mononeuritis multiplex.

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mono·neu·rop·a·thy -n(y)u̇-'räp-ə-thē n, pl -thies a nerve disease affecting only a single nerve

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mono·neu·rop·a·thy (mon″o-n-ropґə-the) disease affecting a single nerve.

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  • Mononeuropathy — ICD9|355.9 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = 000780 eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D020422 Mononeuropathy (or mononeuritis ) is a type of neuropathy that only affects a single nerve.cite web |url=http://www.mercksource.com/pp/us/cns/cns hl… …   Wikipedia

  • mononeuropathy — noun A neuropathy that affects only a single nerve (as distinguished from polyneuropathy) …   Wiktionary

  • mononeuropathy — noun any neuropathy of a single nerve trunk • Hypernyms: ↑neuropathy …   Useful english dictionary

  • mononeuropathy multiplex — n MONONEURITIS MULTIPLEX …   Medical dictionary

  • multifocal mononeuropathy — multiple mononeuropathy, mononeuropathy multiplex mononeuropathy of several different nerves simultaneously. Called also mononeuritis multiplex and multiple neuropathy …   Medical dictionary

  • cranial mononeuropathy — see under neuropathy …   Medical dictionary

  • multiple mononeuropathy — noun pathology of several individual nerve trunks • Hypernyms: ↑neuropathy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Peripheral neuropathy — Neuropathy redirects here. For other uses, see Neuropathy (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Nephropathy. Peripheral neuropathy Classification and external resources …   Wikipedia

  • Mononeuritis multiplex — Inflammation of two or more nerves, typically in unrelated portions of the body. Mononeuritis multiplex causes a loss of function of the muscle tissue that is innervated by the affected nerve. For example, sudden loss of ability to normally lift… …   Medical dictionary

  • Neuropathy — ICD10|G|99|0|g|90 ICD9 = ICD9|337.0 ICD9|337.1, ICD9|356 ICD9|357, ICD9|377 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = search eMedicineTopic = neuropathy eMedicine mult = | MeshID = Neuropathy is a medical term, usually short for peripheral… …   Wikipedia

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