|Related to/Also known as||See also: Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Pain|
|Symptoms||Neuropathies are processes affecting nerves, either single nerves or a generalised disorder. Damage occurs to the nerves that travel between the brain and the spinal cord to the muscles, skin and other parts of the body, causing pain. The site and cause of the neuropathic pain varies according to the type of neuropathy.|
|Types||There are many Neuropathies, the most common are:
|Useful national contacts|| GAIN (Guillain-Barré and Associated Inflammatory Neuropathies)
|News and events|
The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy (U.S.A.)
The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability-related issues.