MCID: BRC010
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Brachial Plexus Lesion malady

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Summaries for Brachial Plexus Lesion

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MedlinePlus:33 The brachial plexus is a network of nerves that conducts signals from the spine to the shoulder, arm, and hand. brachial plexus injuries are caused by damage to those nerves. symptoms may include a limp or paralyzed arm lack of muscle control in the arm, hand, or wrist lack of feeling or sensation in the arm or hand brachial plexus injuries can occur as a result of shoulder trauma, tumors, or inflammation. sometimes they happen during childbirth when a baby's shoulders become stuck during delivery and the nerves stretch or tear. some brachial plexus injuries may heal without treatment. many children who are injured during birth improve or recover by 3 to 4 months of age. treatment includes physical therapy and, in some cases, surgery. nih: national institute of neurological disorders and stroke

MalaCards based summary: Brachial Plexus Lesion, also known as brachial plexus injuries, is related to klumpke paralysis and brachial plexus birth injuries. An important gene associated with Brachial Plexus Lesion is KCNK6 (potassium channel, subfamily K, member 6). The compound ascorbic acid have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include spinal cord and skin.

NINDS:43 The brachial plexus is a network of nerves that conducts signals from the spine to the shoulder, arm, and hand. Brachial plexus injuries are caused by damage to those nerves. Symptoms may include a limp or paralyzed arm; lack of muscle control in the arm, hand, or wrist; and a lack of feeling or sensation in the arm or hand.

Wikipedia:65 The brachial plexus is a network of nerves that conducts signals from the spinal cord, which is housed... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Brachial Plexus Lesion, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Brachial Plexus Lesion 8 10 62
Brachial Plexus Injuries 43 33
Brachial Plexus Lesions 8 62
 
Brachial Plexus Lesions Nos 8
Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma 62


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Anatomical: Neuronal diseases


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Disease Ontology8 DOID:8443
ICD9CM27 353.0
SNOMED-CT57 3548001, 193109004
ICD1025 S14.3

Related Diseases for Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Diseases related to Brachial Plexus Lesion via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1klumpke paralysis10.6
2brachial plexus birth injuries10.6
3erb-duchenne and dejerine-klumpke palsies10.6
4siderosis10.4
5horner's syndrome10.4
6fetal macrosomia10.4
7superficial siderosis10.4
8riley-day syndrome10.2
9causalgia10.2
10brachial plexus neuritis10.2
11complex regional pain syndrome10.2
12endometriosis10.2
13neuritis10.2
14cerebrospinal fluid leak10.2
15superficial siderosis of the central nervous system10.2
16central cord syndrome10.2
17erb's palsy10.2
18headache10.2
19aneurysm10.2

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Diseases related to brachial plexus lesion

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Anatomical Context for Brachial Plexus Lesion

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Brachial Plexus Lesion:

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Spinal cord, Skin

Animal Models for Brachial Plexus Lesion or affiliated genes

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Publications for Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Articles related to Brachial Plexus Lesion:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Explaining daily functioning in young adults with obstetric brachial plexus lesion. (25332088)
2014
2
The effect of perinatal brachial plexus lesion on upper limb development. (24694070)
2014
3
A cross-sectional study of hand sensation in adults with conservatively treated obstetric brachial plexus lesion. (23121196)
2013
4
Hand sensation in adults with conservatively treated obstetric brachial plexus lesion. (23163967)
2013
5
Recovery of brachial plexus lesions resulting from heavy backpack use: a follow-up case series. (21429232)
2011
6
Development of a set of activities to evaluate the arm and hand function in children with obstetric brachial plexus lesion. (17264110)
2007
7
Extremity shortness in obstetric brachial plexus lesion and its relationship to root avulsion. (18174555)
2007
8
Detection of root avulsion in the dominant C7 obstetric brachial plexus lesion: experience with three-dimensional constructive interference in steady-state magnetic resonance imaging and electrophysiology. (16284563)
2005
9
Brachial plexus lesion following an anterior dislocation of the shoulder. (15167179)
2004
10
Measuring secondary deformities of the shoulder in children with obstetric brachial plexus lesion: reliability of three methods. (12703037)
2003
11
Retroversion of the humeral head in children with an obstetric brachial plexus lesion. (12043783)
2002
12
Rehabilitation of patient with brachial plexus lesion and break in axillary artery. Case study. (8994018)
1996
13
Repair of ruptured spinal nerve roots in a brachial plexus lesion. Case report. (7897534)
1995
14
Brachial plexus lesions and rhabdomyolysis following heroin abuse. Indications for an immunological cause]. (7828462)
1995
15
A new type of brachial plexus lesion to be added to the classical types. (7718039)
1994
16
A fourth type of brachial plexus lesion: the intermediate (C7) palsy. (1791357)
1991
17
Idiopathic brachial plexus lesion with conduction block of the ulnar nerve. (2465129)
1989
18
Prosthetic rehabilitation in unilateral high above-elbow amputation and brachial plexus lesion: case report. (3964062)
1986
19
A spontaneous relocation of a dislocated Neer prosthesis. Occurs with recovery of brachial plexus lesion. (3453468)
1986
20
Brachial plexus lesion complication sternotomy. (7119825)
1982
21
Successful repair of a complete brachial plexus lesion. (5522062)
1970
22
Brachial plexus lesion. (5612894)
1967
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Axillary aneurysm associated with a brachial plexus lesion. (5911425)
1966

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Expression for genes affiliated with Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Brachial Plexus Lesion

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44Novoseek, 24HMDB
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Compounds related to Brachial Plexus Lesion according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1ascorbic acid44 2410.3PMP22, IGHE

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Brachial Plexus Lesion

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Biological processes related to Brachial Plexus Lesion according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1synaptic transmissionGO:0072689.3PMP22, KCNK6

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3CDC
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