Peripheral: Beyond (in this case, beyond the brain and the spinal cord.)
Neuro-: Related to the nerves
Together peripheral neuropathy: Refers to the conditions that result when nerves that connect to the brain and spinal cord from the rest of the body are damaged or diseased.
Types of Peripheral Neuropathy:
◾Physical injury or trauma, accidents, over use of a joint, prolonged pressure
◾Several rare inherited diseases
◾Poor nutrition or vitamin deficiency
◾Herniated discs in the back
◾Certain kinds of cancer
◾Conditions where nerves are mistakenly attacked by the body’s own immune system
◾Kidney or thyroid disease
◾Infections such as Lyme disease, shingles, or AIDS
What is Peripheral Neuropathy?
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