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Brachial Plexus Neuropathies
MeSH HeadingBrachial Plexus Neuropathies
Tree NumberC10.668.829.100
Scope NoteDiseases of the cervical (and first thoracic) roots, nerve trunks, cords, and peripheral nerve components of the BRACHIAL PLEXUS. Clinical manifestations include regional pain, PARESTHESIA; MUSCLE WEAKNESS, and decreased sensation ( HYPESTHESIA) in the upper extremity. These disorders may be associated with trauma (including BIRTH INJURIES); THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME; NEOPLASMS; NEURITIS; RADIOTHERAPY; and other conditions. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1351-2)
Entry TermBrachial Plexopathy
Entry TermBrachial Plexus Diseases
Entry TermBrachial Plexus Disorders
Entry TermDejerine-Klumpke Palsy
Entry TermErb Paralysis
Entry TermErb's Palsy
Entry TermErb-Duchenne Paralysis
Entry TermKlumpke Paralysis
Entry TermKlumpke's Palsy
Entry TermLower Brachial Plexus Neuropathy
Entry TermLower Brachial Plexus Palsy
Entry TermMiddle Brachial Plexus Neuropathy
Entry TermParalysis of the Lower Brachial Plexus
Entry TermUpper Brachial Plexus Neuropathy
See AlsoBrachial Plexus Neuritis
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Previous Indexing Brachial Plexus (1972-1999)
Previous Indexing Neuritis (1972-1999)
Previous Indexing Peripheral Nervous System Diseases (1975-1999)
History Note2000
Date of Entry19991104
Unique IDD020516


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Neuromuscular Diseases [C10.668]
      Peripheral Nervous System Diseases [C10.668.829]
Acrodynia [C10.668.829.025]
Amyloid Neuropathies [C10.668.829.050]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeBrachial Plexus Neuropathies [C10.668.829.100]
Brachial Plexus Neuritis [C10.668.829.100.500]
Complex Regional Pain Syndromes [C10.668.829.250]  +
Diabetic Neuropathies [C10.668.829.300]
Giant Axonal Neuropathy [C10.668.829.325]
Guillain-Barre Syndrome [C10.668.829.350]  +
Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome [C10.668.829.380]
Isaacs Syndrome [C10.668.829.425]
Mononeuropathies [C10.668.829.500]  +
Nerve Compression Syndromes [C10.668.829.550]  +
Neuralgia [C10.668.829.600]  +
Neuritis [C10.668.829.650]  +
Neurofibromatosis 1 [C10.668.829.675]
Pain Insensitivity, Congenital [C10.668.829.700]
Peripheral Nerve Injuries [C10.668.829.712]
Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms [C10.668.829.725]  +
Polyneuropathies [C10.668.829.800]  +
Radiculopathy [C10.668.829.820]
Tarlov Cysts [C10.668.829.900]

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