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Pseudobulbar Palsy
MeSH HeadingPseudobulbar Palsy
Tree NumberC10.597.622.714
Tree NumberC23.888.592.636.711
Scope NoteA syndrome characterized by DYSARTHRIA, dysphagia, dysphonia, impairment of voluntary movements of tongue and facial muscles, and emotional lability. This condition is caused by diseases that affect the motor fibers that travel from the cerebral cortex to the lower BRAIN STEM (i.e., corticobulbar tracts); including MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS; MOTOR NEURON DISEASE; and CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p489)
Entry TermDysarthria, Pseudobulbar
Entry TermParalysis, Pseudobulbar
Entry TermPseudobulbar Mutism
Entry TermPseudobulbar Paralysis
Entry TermPseudobulbar Paresis
Entry TermPseudobulbar Syndrome
Entry TermSpastic Bulbar Palsy
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 Bulbar Palsy, Progressive (1966-1982)
Previous Indexing Paralysis (1982-1999)
History Note2000; for PSEUDOBULBAR PARALYSIS and PARALYSIS, PSEUDOBULBAR use PARALYSIS 1985-1999
Date of Entry19991105
Unique IDD020828


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Neurologic Manifestations [C10.597]
      Paralysis [C10.597.622]
Facial Paralysis [C10.597.622.214]
Hemiplegia [C10.597.622.295]
Ophthalmoplegia [C10.597.622.447]  +
Paraplegia [C10.597.622.669]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePseudobulbar Palsy [C10.597.622.714]
Quadriplegia [C10.597.622.760]
Respiratory Paralysis [C10.597.622.812]
Vocal Cord Paralysis [C10.597.622.943]

 
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms [C23]
   Signs and Symptoms [C23.888]
      Neurologic Manifestations [C23.888.592]
         Paralysis [C23.888.592.636]
Facial Paralysis [C23.888.592.636.214]
Gastroparesis [C23.888.592.636.263]
Hemiplegia [C23.888.592.636.312]
Ophthalmoplegia [C23.888.592.636.447]  +
Paraplegia [C23.888.592.636.637]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePseudobulbar Palsy [C23.888.592.636.711]
Quadriplegia [C23.888.592.636.786]
Respiratory Paralysis [C23.888.592.636.812]
Vocal Cord Paralysis [C23.888.592.636.943]

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