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Parsonage Turner syndrome

Parsonage Turner syndrome: Introduction

Parsonage Turner syndrome: Inflammation of the nerves that carry signals from the spine to the shoulder, arm and hands. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Parsonage Turner syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Parsonage Turner syndrome?

Parsonage Turner syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Parsonage Turner syndrome: Deaths

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Causes of Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Parsonage Turner syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Parsonage Turner syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Parsonage Turner syndrome: Animations

Prognosis for Parsonage Turner syndrome

Prognosis for Parsonage Turner syndrome: complete recovery usually occurs in months or years

Research about Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Statistics for Parsonage Turner syndrome

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Definitions of Parsonage Turner syndrome:

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

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Parsonage Turner syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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