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Disease Vagus Nerve Diseases

Name Vagus Nerve Diseases
Synonyms Cranial Nerve X Diseases | Disorder, Pneumogastric Nerve | Disorders, Pneumogastric Nerve | Motor Disorder, Vagus Nerve | Neuropathies, Vagus | Neuropathy, Vagus | Pneumogastric Nerve Disorder | Pneumogastric Nerve Disorders | Sensory Disorder, Vagus Nerve | Tenth Cranial Nerve Diseases | Vagus Nerve Disease | Vagus Nerve Disorder | Vagus Nerve Disorders | Vagus Nerve Motor Disorder | Vagus Nerve Sensory Disorder | Vagus Neuropathies | Vagus Neuropathy
Definition Diseases of the tenth cranial nerve, including brain stem lesions involving its nuclei (solitary, ambiguus, and dorsal motor), nerve fascicles, and intracranial and extracranial course. Clinical manifestations may include dysphagia, vocal cord weakness, and alterations of parasympathetic tone in the thorax and abdomen.
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020421
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DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cranial Nerve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vagus Nerve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Vagus Nerve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Vagus Nerve Injuries
View node Vocal Cord Paralysis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes