The pizza had just arrived. Before I could take my first bite, the subject of the company cocktail party comes up. “Thanks, but no thanks. I don’t want to go,” I say with steadfast determination. 776 more words
Tags » Peripheral Neuropathy
Association between metabolic syndrome components and polyneuropathy in an obese population
Callaghan BC, Xia R, Reynolds E, et al.
JAMA Neurol 2016; 73:1468-1476.
IMPORTANCE: … 334 more words
Rapid screening for inflammatory neuropathies by standardized clinical criteria
Karam C, Tramontozzi LA III.
Neurol Clin Pract 2016; 6:384-388.
Background: Delay in recognition and treatment of inflammatory neuropathies increases morbidity and mortality. 228 more words
When we hear the word neuropathy we automatically think of it being some type of nervous system issue. The definition of neuropathy is, “Damage to or disease affecting the nerves.” A good question to ask yourself is, “How do these nerves become damaged or start to die off?” Neuropathy is really a vascular issue because the arteries around the nerves start to lose their blood supply causing the nerves to shrivel once the blood vessels disappear due to a lack of oxygen. 386 more words