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Term:lateral medullary syndrome
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Definition:INFARCTION of the dorsolateral aspect of MEDULLA OBLONGATA in the BRAIN STEM. It is caused by occlusion of the VERTEBRAL ARTERY and/or the posterior inferior cerebellar artery. Clinical manifestations vary with the size of infarction, but may include loss of pain and temperature sensation in the ipsilateral face and contralateral body below the chin; ipsilateral HORNER SYNDROME; ipsilateral ATAXIA; DYSARTHRIA; VERTIGO; nausea, hiccup; dysphagia; and VOCAL CORD PARALYSIS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p801)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Dorsolateral Medullary Syndrome;   Lateral Bulbar Syndrome;   Lateral Medullary Syndromes;   Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery Syndrome;   Vieseaux Wallenberg Syndrome;   Wallenberg Syndrome;   Wallenberg's Syndrome;   Wallenbergs Syndrome
 primary_id: MESH:D014854;   RDO:0004583
 xref: ICD10CM:G46.3;   NCI:C84807
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G Fshb follicle stimulating hormone subunit beta JBrowse link 3 98,088,321 98,092,131 RGD:11554173

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    disease of anatomical entity 14837
      nervous system disease 10167
        central nervous system disease 8267
          brain disease 7613
            cerebrovascular disease 802
              brain ischemia 520
                brain infarction 228
                  brain stem infarction 1
                    lateral medullary syndrome 1
                      PICA Syndrome 0
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