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Disease Pain Insensitivity, Congenital

Name Pain Insensitivity, Congenital
Synonyms Analgesia, Congenital | Channelopathy-Associated Insensitivity To Pain | Congenital Analgesia | Congenital Indifference to Pain | Congenital Insensitivity To Pain | Congenital Pain Indifference | Congenital Pain Indifferences | Congenital Pain Insensitivity | Insensitivity, Congenital Pain | Insensitivity To Pain, Congenital | Pain Indifference, Congenital
Definition A syndrome characterized by indifference to PAIN despite the ability to distinguish noxious from non-noxious stimuli. Absent corneal reflexes and INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY may be associated. Familial forms with autosomal recessive and autosomal dominant patterns of inheritance have been described. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1343)
Categories Genetic disease (inborn) | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D000699

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pain Insensitivity, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pain Insensitivity, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pain Insensitivity, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Indifference to Pain, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
  Indifference to Pain, Congenital, Autosomal Recessive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes