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Disease Pseudobulbar Palsy

Name Pseudobulbar Palsy
Synonyms Bulbar Palsies, Spastic | Bulbar Palsy, Spastic | Dysarthria, Pseudobulbar | Dysarthrias, Pseudobulbar | Mutism, Pseudobulbar | Mutisms, Pseudobulbar | Palsies, Pseudobulbar | Palsies, Spastic Bulbar | Palsy, Pseudobulbar | Palsy, Spastic Bulbar | Paralyses, Pseudobulbar | Paralysis, Pseudobulbar | Pareses, Pseudobulbar | Paresis, Pseudobulbar | Pseudobulbar Dysarthria | Pseudobulbar Dysarthrias | Pseudobulbar Mutism | Pseudobulbar Mutisms | Pseudobulbar Palsies | Pseudobulbar Paralyses | Pseudobulbar Paralysis | Pseudobulbar Pareses | Pseudobulbar Paresis | Pseudobulbar Syndrome | Pseudobulbar Syndromes | Spastic Bulbar Palsies | Spastic Bulbar Palsy | Syndrome, Pseudobulbar | Syndromes, Pseudobulbar
Definition A syndrome characterized by DYSARTHRIA, dysphagia, dysphonia, impairment of voluntary movements of tongue and facial muscles, and emotional lability. This condition is caused by diseases that affect the motor fibers that travel from the cerebral cortex to the lower BRAIN STEM (i.e., corticobulbar tracts); including MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS; MOTOR NEURON DISEASE; and CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p489)
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D020828
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases 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 Pseudobulbar Palsy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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 Pseudobulbar Palsy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pseudobulbar Palsy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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