Neuropathy Commons

Translating today's discoveries into tomorrow's cures

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What is Neuropathy?

Neuropathy, also known as peripheral neuropathy and polyneuropathy, means damage to the nerves that run through the body outside the brain and spinal cord.

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MGH Nerve Unit

Our team includes researchers in various fields ranging from basic biology to epidemiology and bioinformatics, all focused on improving the diagnosis and treatment of neuropathy.

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Patient Care

Dr. Klein and Dr. Oaklander

Teens & Kids

Patient Care

These doctors diagnose and treat nerve problems.
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Studies at the Massachusetts General Hospital
Nerve Unit

Teens and Kids

Pediatric specialists and information