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 Neuralgias;   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;   Neuralgic Amyotrophies;   Neuralgic Amyotrophy;   Neuritis With Brachial Predilection;   Parsonage Aldren Turner Syndrome;   Parsonage Turner Syndrome;   Shoulder Girdle Neuropathies;   amyotrophic neuralgias;   shoulder girdle neuropathy
 primary_id: MESH:D020968
 alt_id: OMIM:162100;   RDO:0004548
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  disease 14823
    syndrome 4218
      brachial plexus neuritis 1
        Acute Brachial Neuritis 0
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    disease of anatomical entity 13997
      nervous system disease 9111
        peripheral nervous system disease 2009
          neuropathy 1830
            brachial plexus neuropathy 1
              brachial plexus neuritis 1
                Acute Brachial Neuritis 0
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