neuro-, neuron-, neurono-, neur-, neuri-, -neuroma, -neurotic, -neurosis, -neuron, -neural, -neuria
(Greek: nerve, nerve fiber, tendon, sinew, cord; nerve cell, nerve cells)
2. Hysterical symptoms due to a chronic disease process.
"Nerve damage can arise from a number of causes; such as, disease, physical injury, poisoning, or malnutrition."
"Peripheral neuropathy ranges from a reversible problem to a potentially fatal complication. In the best cases, a damaged nerve regenerates. Nerve cells cannot be replaced if they are killed, but they are capable of recovering from damage."
2. A neurosis based on emotional conflict in which an impulse that has been blocked seeks expression in a disguised response or symptom.