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Basal ganglia disease

Introduction: Basal ganglia disease

Description of Basal ganglia disease

Basal ganglia disease: Diseases of the BASAL GANGLIA including the PUTAMEN; GLOBUS PALLIDUS; claustrum; AMYGDALA; and CAUDATE NUCLEUS. DYSKINESIAS (most notably involuntary movements and alterations of the rate of movement) represent the primary clinical manifestations of these disorders. Common etiologies include CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS; NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES; and $CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA$.
Source: MeSH 2007

Basal ganglia disease: Related Topics

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Basal ganglia disease: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Basal ganglia disease is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Basal ganglia disease, or a subtype of Basal ganglia disease, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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Source - NIH

Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Basal ganglia disease

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for Basal ganglia disease

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Basal ganglia disease

The following list attempts to classify Basal ganglia disease into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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