Stocking and Glove Distribution | definition of Stocking and Glove Distribution by Medical dictionary
Stocking and Glove Distribution
A pattern of peripheral nerve disease characterised by a relatively sharply demarcated loss of pain, touch, temperature, position and vibration sensation, accompanied by weakness, muscular atrophy, and loss of tendon reflexes—e.g., the ‘stocking’ pattern of distal diabetic polyneuropathy, characterised by waxing and waning paresthesias that worsen at night
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