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Disease Manganese Poisoning

Name Manganese Poisoning
Synonyms Manganese Neurotoxicity Syndrome | Manganese Neurotoxicity Syndromes | Nervous System Diseases, Manganese Induced | Nervous System Diseases, Manganese-Induced | Nervous System Poisoning, Manganese | Neurotoxicity Syndrome, Manganese | Neurotoxicity Syndromes, Manganese | Poisoning, Manganese | Syndrome, Manganese Neurotoxicity | Syndromes, Manganese Neurotoxicity
Definition Manganese poisoning is associated with chronic inhalation of manganese particles by individuals who work with manganese ore. Clinical features include CONFUSION; HALLUCINATIONS; and an extrapyramidal syndrome (PARKINSON DISEASE, SECONDARY) that includes rigidity; DYSTONIA; retropulsion; and TREMOR. (Adams, Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1213)
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020149

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurotoxicity Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heavy Metal Poisoning, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Manganese Poisoning Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesChemically-Induced Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Poisoning Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Manganese Poisoning Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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