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Striatonigral Degeneration
MeSH HeadingStriatonigral Degeneration
Tree NumberC10.228.140.079.612.800
Tree NumberC10.228.662.550.800
Tree NumberC10.574.625.800
Scope NoteA sporadic neurodegenerative disease with onset in middle-age characterized clinically by Parkinsonian features (e.g., MUSCLE RIGIDITY; HYPOKINESIA; stooped posture) and HYPOTENSION. This condition is considered a clinical variant of MULTIPLE SYSTEM ATROPHY. Pathologic features include a prominent loss of neurons in the zona compacta of the SUBSTANTIA NIGRA and PUTAMEN. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1075-6)
Entry TermStriatonigral Atrophy
See AlsoParkinsonian Disorders
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 Multiple System Atrophy (1998-1999)
Previous Indexing Parkinson Disease (1970-1993)
Previous Indexing Substantia Nigra (1970-1999)
History Note2000; use MULTIPLE SYSTEM ATROPHY 1998-1999
Date of Entry19991104
Unique IDD020955


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Central Nervous System Diseases [C10.228]
      Brain Diseases [C10.228.140]
         Basal Ganglia Diseases [C10.228.140.079]
            Multiple System Atrophy [C10.228.140.079.612]
Olivopontocerebellar Atrophies [C10.228.140.079.612.600]
Shy-Drager Syndrome [C10.228.140.079.612.700]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeStriatonigral Degeneration [C10.228.140.079.612.800]

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Central Nervous System Diseases [C10.228]
      Movement Disorders [C10.228.662]
         Multiple System Atrophy [C10.228.662.550]
Olivopontocerebellar Atrophies [C10.228.662.550.600]
Shy-Drager Syndrome [C10.228.662.550.700]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeStriatonigral Degeneration [C10.228.662.550.800]

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Neurodegenerative Diseases [C10.574]
      Multiple System Atrophy [C10.574.625]
Olivopontocerebellar Atrophies [C10.574.625.600]
Shy-Drager Syndrome [C10.574.625.700]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeStriatonigral Degeneration [C10.574.625.800]

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