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Descriptor English:   Neuromuscular Junction Diseases 
Descriptor Spanish:   Enfermedades de la Unión Neuromuscular 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Doenças da Junção Neuromuscular 
Synonyms English:   Neuromuscular Junction Disease
Neuromuscular Junction Disorder
Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
Neuromuscular Junction Toxic Disorders
Neuromuscular Transmission Disorder
Neuromuscular Transmission Disorders
Toxic Disorders, Neuromuscular Junction  
Tree Number:   C10.668.758
Definition English:   Conditions characterized by impaired transmission of impulses at the NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION. This may result from disorders that affect receptor function, pre- or postsynaptic membrane function, or ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE activity. The majority of diseases in this category are associated with autoimmune, toxic, or inherited conditions. 
See Related English:   Channelopathies
History Note English:   2000 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   34335 
Unique Identifier:   D020511 

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