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ALLMedicine™ Alcoholic Neuropathy Center

Research & Reviews  10 results

Alcohol amplifies cingulate cortex signaling and facilitates immobilization-induced hyp...
Neuroscience Letters; Cucinello-Ragland JA, Mitchell-Cleveland R et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a musculoskeletal pain condition that often develops after limb injury and/or immobilization. Although the exact mechanisms underlying CRPS are unknown, the syndrome is associated with central and autonomic...

Alcoholic Neuropathy: Involvement of Multifaceted Signalling Mechanisms.
Current Molecular Pharmacology; Behl T, Yadav HN et. al.

May 13th, 2020 - Alcoholic neuropathy is a chronic disorder caused by the excessive consumption of alcohol. Damage to the nerves results in unusual sensations in the limbs, decreased mobility and loss of some body functions. Alcohol is considered a major cause for...

Schwann cells expressing nociceptive channel TRPA1 orchestrate ethanol-evoked neuropath...
The Journal of Clinical Investigation; De Logu F, Li Puma S et. al.

Sep 6th, 2019 - Excessive alcohol consumption is associated with spontaneous burning pain, hyperalgesia, and allodynia. Although acetaldehyde has been implicated in the painful alcoholic neuropathy, the mechanism by which the ethanol metabolite causes pain sympto...

Not Always as It Seems: A Case of Ascending Paralysis.
American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Staszel JP, Miknevich M

Jun 18th, 2019 - Although generally presenting as a chronic, progressive peripheral neuropathy, we present a case of acute alcoholic neuropathy initially mistaken for acute Guillain-Barré syndrome. Electrodiagnostic evaluation of alcoholic neuropathy reveals an ax...

Pathogenesis and prevention of diabetic polyneuropathy
Eva L Feldman

INTRODUCTION Involvement of the peripheral and autonomic nervous systems is probably the most common complication of diabetes. The duration and severity of hyperglycemia is an important risk factor for the development of diabetic neuropathy in pat...

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News  1 results

Targeting Neuropathic Pain: Consider These Alternatives

Jul 31st, 2015 - A recent observational study (N=101) compared the efficacy of pregabalin, carbamazepine, and ALA over a 21-month period. 4 Although those taking pregabalin had the best response rate, all 3 treatments led to significant improvement in the burning a.

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