Medical Definition of Diabetic amyotrophy

1. A type of diabetic neuropathy that primarily affects elderly patients with diabetes mellitus; clinically characterised by unilateral or bilateral anterior thigh pain, weakness, and atrophy; of abrupt or gradual onset and, when bilateral, of simultaneous or sequential onset, and usually asymmetrical; one type of diabetic polyradiculopathy. Sometimes referred to, erroneously, as diabetic femoral neuropathy. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Diabetic Amyotrophy

diabasic
diabaterial
diabatic
diabatically
diabatization
diabesity
diabetes
diabetes and fibre
diabetes innocens
diabetes insipidus
diabetes intermittens
diabetes mellitus
diabetes related peptide
diabetic
diabetic acidosis
diabetic amyotrophy (current term)
diabetic arthropathy
diabetic cataract
diabetic coma
diabetic dermopathy
diabetic diet
diabetic fetopathy
diabetic foot
diabetic gangrene
diabetic gingivitis
diabetic glomerulosclerosis
diabetic ketoacidosis
diabetic kidney disease
diabetic lipaemia

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