skip navigation

Skip Nav

Education Materials

AIDSinfo Glossary Search

A - Z Index

glossary a-z index

NeuropathyAudio (En español)

Damage or degeneration of the nerves, especially the peripheral nerves. Symptoms of neuropathy depend on which nerves are affected and can include pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness. HIV-related neuropathy may be due to HIV infection or use of certain antiretroviral (ARV) drugs.

See Related Term(s):  Peripheral Nervous System