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Related to multiple mononeuropathy: Peripheral sensory neuropathy
mononeuropathy(mon?o-noo-rop'a-the) [ mono- + neuropathy]
Disease of a single nerve.
focal appendicular mononeuropathy
Nerve disease or impairment that affects motor function on the face or limbs. Examples include Bell's palsy, diabetic amyotrophy, median neuropathy (carpal tunnel syndrome), and ulnar neuropathy.
A rare peripheral nerve disorder in which a single nerve enlarges (forming a mass) and malfunctions. On biopsy the cells surrounding the damaged nerve are arranged in a diagnostic “onion-bulb” shape.
multiple mononeuropathyMononeuritis multiplex.
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