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Disease Neuromuscular Junction Diseases

Name Neuromuscular Junction Diseases
Synonyms Neuromuscular Junction Disease | Neuromuscular Junction Disorder | Neuromuscular Junction Disorders | Neuromuscular Junction Toxic Disorders | Neuromuscular Transmission Disorder | Neuromuscular Transmission Disorders | Toxic Disorders, Neuromuscular Junction
Definition Conditions characterized by impaired transmission of impulses at the NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION. This may result from disorders that affect receptor function, pre- or postsynaptic membrane function, or ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE activity. The majority of diseases in this category are associated with autoimmune, toxic, or inherited conditions.
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020511
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DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Junction Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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