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Disease Spinal Cord Compression

Name Spinal Cord Compression
Synonyms Compression, Spinal Cord | Compressions, Spinal Cord | Compressive Myelopathy | Conus Medullaris Syndrome | Conus Medullaris Syndromes | Extramedullary Spinal Cord Compression | Myelopathy, Compressive | Spinal Cord Compression, Extramedullary | Spinal Cord Compressions | Syndrome, Conus Medullaris | Syndromes, Conus Medullaris
Definition Acute and chronic conditions characterized by external mechanical compression of the SPINAL CORD due to extramedullary neoplasm; EPIDURAL ABSCESS; SPINAL FRACTURES; bony deformities of the vertebral bodies; and other conditions. Clinical manifestations vary with the anatomic site of the lesion and may include localized pain, weakness, sensory loss, incontinence, and impotence.
Categories Nervous system disease | Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D013117

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spinal Cord Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spinal Cord Compression Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spinal Cord Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Spinal Cord Compression Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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