Neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that results in the disruption of normal nerve function. It can cause a range of symptoms, depending on the type and cause of the neuropathy. Some common symptoms include pain, numbness, tingling, or weakness in the hands and feet, as well as problems with coordination and balance. Neuropathy can be caused by a variety of factors, including diabetes, alcoholism, certain infections, and certain medications. In some cases, the cause of neuropathy is unknown. Treatment for neuropathy may involve managing the underlying cause, if possible, as well as managing symptoms with medications, physical therapy, or other therapeutic interventions. In severe cases, surgery may be necessary. It is important to seek medical attention if you are experiencing symptoms of neuropathy, as prompt treatment can help prevent or delay further nerve damage.