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Descriptor English:   Basal Ganglia Diseases 
Descriptor Spanish:   Enfermedades de los Ganglios Basales 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Doenças dos Gânglios da Base 
Synonyms English:   Basal Ganglia Disease
Basal Ganglia Disorder
Basal Ganglia Disorders
Extrapyramidal Disorder
Extrapyramidal Disorders
Lenticulostriate Disorder
Lenticulostriate Disorders  
Tree Number:   C10.228.140.079
Definition English:   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. 
Indexing Annotation English:   GEN: prefer specifics; coord IM with specific site (IM)
History Note English:   79; was EXTRAPYRAMIDAL DISORDERS 1972-78 (Prov 1972-73) 
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:   1502 
Unique Identifier:   D001480 

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