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Term:brachial plexus neuritis
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Definition:A syndrome associated with inflammation of the BRACHIAL PLEXUS. Clinical features include severe pain in the shoulder region which may be accompanied by MUSCLE WEAKNESS and loss of sensation in the upper extremity. This condition may be associated with VIRUS DISEASES; IMMUNIZATION; SURGERY; heroin use (see HEROIN DEPENDENCE); and other conditions. The term brachial neuralgia generally refers to pain associated with brachial plexus injury. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1355-6)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Amyotrophic Neuralgia;   Amyotrophy, Hereditary Neuralgic, with Predilection for Brachial Plexus;   Brachial Neuralgia;   Brachial Neuritides;   Brachial Neuritis;   Brachial Plexus Neuritides;   Cervico Brachial Neuralgia;   Cervico-Brachial Neuralgias;   Cervicobrachial Neuralgia;   Cervicobrachial Neuralgias;   Familial Brachial Plexus Neuritis;   HEREDITARY NEURALGIC AMYOTROPHY (HNA);   HNA;   Hereditary Brachial Plexus Neuropathy;   Hereditary Neuralgic Amyotrophies;   Hereditary Neuralgic Amyotrophy;   Heredofamilial Neuritis with Brachial Plexus Predilection;   NAPB;   Neuritis With Brachial Predilection;   Parsonage Aldren Turner Syndrome;   Parsonage Turner Syndrome;   amyotrophic neuralgias;   brachial neuralgias;   shoulder girdle neuropathies;   shoulder girdle neuropathy
 primary_id: MESH:D020968
 alt_id: OMIM:162100
 xref: ICD10CM:G54.5;   NCI:C84600
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G Septin9 septin 9 JBrowse link 10 106,208,308 106,340,747 RGD:1599349

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  disease 15553
    syndrome 5224
      brachial plexus neuritis 1
        Acute Brachial Neuritis 0
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    disease of anatomical entity 14837
      nervous system disease 10167
        peripheral nervous system disease 2164
          neuropathy 1988
            neuritis 181
              brachial plexus neuritis 1
                Acute Brachial Neuritis 0
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