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Disease Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System

Name Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System
Synonyms Autonomic Dysfunction, Paraneoplastic | Autonomic Dysfunctions, Paraneoplastic | Encephalomyelitis, Paraneoplastic | Nervous System Paraneoplastic Syndromes | Neurologic Syndrome, Paraneoplastic | Neurologic Syndromes, Paraneoplastic | Paraneoplastic Autonomic Dysfunction | Paraneoplastic Autonomic Dysfunctions | Paraneoplastic Encephalomyelitides | Paraneoplastic Encephalomyelitis | Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndrome | Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndromes | Syndrome, Paraneoplastic Neurologic | Syndromes, Paraneoplastic Neurologic
Definition Degenerative or inflammatory conditions affecting the central or peripheral nervous system that develop in association with a systemic neoplasm without direct invasion by tumor. They may be associated with circulating antibodies that react with the affected neural tissue. (Intern Med 1996 Dec;35(12):925-9)
Categories Cancer | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020361

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nervous System Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraneoplastic Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurodegenerative Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis
  Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Limbic Encephalitis
View node Myelitis, Transverse Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Opsoclonus-Myoclonus Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Paraneoplastic Cerebellar Degeneration
  Paraneoplastic Polyneuropathy