Mononeuritis Multiplex Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Feb 28, 2019
  • Author: Divakara Kedlaya, MBBS; Chief Editor: Dean H Hommer, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Conditions to consider in the differential diagnosis of mononeuritis multiplex include the following:

  • Ischemic monomelic neuropathy

  • Meralgia paresthetica

  • Neoplastic brachial plexopathy

  • Neoplastic lumbosacral plexopathy

  • Piriformis syndrome

  • Post ̶ head injury autonomic complications

  • Postpolio syndrome

  • Posttraumatic syringomyelia

  • Radiation-induced brachial plexopathy

  • Radiation-induced lumbosacral plexopathy

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus

  • Thoracic outlet syndrome

  • Traumatic brachial plexopathy

  • Lyme disease

  • Sjögren syndrome

  • Cryoglobulinemia

  • Temporal arteritis

  • Scleroderma

  • Sarcoidosis

  • Leprosy (Hansen disease)

  • Acute viral hepatitis A

  • AIDS

  • Hypereosinophilia

  • Paraneoplastic peripheral neuropathy

Differential Diagnoses