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Disease Brown-Sequard Syndrome

Name Brown-Sequard Syndrome
Synonyms Brown Sequard Disease | Brown-Sequard Disease | Brown-Sequard Paralysis | Brown Sequard's Disease | Brown-Sequard's Disease | Brown-Sequards Disease | Brown Sequard's Paralysis | Brown-Sequard's Paralysis | Brown-Sequards Paralysis | Brown Sequard's Syndrome | Brown-Sequard's Syndrome | Brown-Sequards Syndrome | Brown Sequard Syndrome | Hemicord Syndrome | Hemicord Syndromes | Hemiparaplegic Syndrome | Hemiparaplegic Syndromes | Hemispinal Cord Syndrome | Hemispinal Cord Syndromes | Paralysis, Brown-Sequard's | Spastic Spinal Monoplegia Syndrome | Syndrome, Brown-Sequard | Syndrome, Brown-Sequard's | Syndrome, Hemicord | Syndrome, Hemiparaplegic | Syndrome, Hemispinal Cord | Syndromes, Hemicord | Syndromes, Hemiparaplegic | Syndromes, Hemispinal Cord
Definition A syndrome associated with injury to the lateral half of the spinal cord. The condition is characterized by the following clinical features (which are found below the level of the lesion): contralateral hemisensory anesthesia to pain and temperature, ipsilateral loss of propioception, and ipsilateral motor paralysis. Tactile sensation is generally spared. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p162).
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D018437
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2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paralysis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Paraplegia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brown-Sequard Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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