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Disease Brain Damage, Chronic

Name Brain Damage, Chronic
Synonyms Chronic Brain Damage | Chronic Encephalopathy | Encephalopathy, Chronic
Definition A condition characterized by long-standing brain dysfunction or damage, usually of three months duration or longer. Potential etiologies include BRAIN INFARCTION; certain NEURODEGENERATIVE DISORDERS; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; ANOXIA, BRAIN; ENCEPHALITIS; certain NEUROTOXICITY SYNDROMES; metabolic disorders (see BRAIN DISEASES, METABOLIC); and other conditions.
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D001925

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Brain Damage, Chronic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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