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Descriptor English:   Alcoholic Neuropathy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Neuropatía Alcohólica 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Neuropatia Alcoólica 
Synonyms English:   Alcohol Induced Peripheral Neuropathy
Alcohol Induced Polyneuropathy
Alcohol Related Autonomic Polyneuropathy
Alcohol Related Polyneuropathy
Alcohol-Induced Peripheral Neuropathies
Alcohol-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy
Alcohol-Induced Polyneuropathies
Alcohol-Induced Polyneuropathy
Alcohol-Related Autonomic Polyneuropathies
Alcohol-Related Autonomic Polyneuropathy
Alcohol-Related Polyneuropathies
Alcohol-Related Polyneuropathy
Alcoholic Axonal Neuropathies
Alcoholic Axonal Neuropathy
Alcoholic Neuropathies
Alcoholic Polyneuritides
Alcoholic Polyneuritis
Alcoholic Polyneuropathies
Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
Autonomic Polyneuropathies, Alcohol-Related
Autonomic Polyneuropathy, Alcohol-Related
Axonal Neuropathies, Alcoholic
Axonal Neuropathy, Alcoholic
Neuropathies, Alcohol-Induced Peripheral
Neuropathies, Alcoholic
Neuropathies, Alcoholic Axonal
Neuropathy, Alcohol-Induced Peripheral
Neuropathy, Alcoholic
Neuropathy, Alcoholic Axonal
Peripheral Neuropathies, Alcohol-Induced
Peripheral Neuropathy, Alcohol Induced
Peripheral Neuropathy, Alcohol-Induced
Polyneuritides, Alcoholic
Polyneuritis, Alcoholic
Polyneuropathies, Alcohol-Induced
Polyneuropathies, Alcohol-Related
Polyneuropathies, Alcohol-Related Autonomic
Polyneuropathies, Alcoholic
Polyneuropathy, Alcohol-Induced
Polyneuropathy, Alcohol-Related
Polyneuropathy, Alcohol-Related Autonomic
Polyneuropathy, Alcoholic  
Tree Number:   C10.668.829.800.050
Definition English:   A condition where damage to the peripheral nervous system (including the peripheral elements of the autonomic nervous system) is associated with chronic ingestion of alcoholic beverages. The disorder may be caused by a direct effect of alcohol, an associated nutritional deficiency, or a combination of factors. Clinical manifestations include variable degrees of weakness; ATROPHY; PARESTHESIAS; pain; loss of reflexes; sensory loss; diaphoresis; and postural hypotension. (From Arch Neurol 1995;52(1):45-51; Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1146) 
History Note English:   2000 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   34348 
Unique Identifier:   D020269 

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