focal neuropathy


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focal neuropathy

Any nerve disease or injury, e.g., carpal tunnel syndrome or peroneal nerve palsy, that affects a single nerve.
See also: neuropathy
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The EMG results of 4759 patients who applied to ENMG laboratory with the referral diagnosis of nontraumatic focal neuropathy were investigated.
The distribution of 2502 patients who were diagnosed as having nontraumatic focal neuropathy is presented in Table 4.
Focal neuropathy results in the sudden weakness of one nerve, or a group of nerves, causing muscle weakness or pain.