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Persistent Vegetative State malady

Summaries for Persistent Vegetative State

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NINDS:42 A coma, sometimes also called persistent vegetative state, is a profound or deep state of unconsciousness. Persistent vegetative state is not brain-death. An individual in a state of coma is alive but unable to move or respond to his or her environment. Coma may occur as a complication of an underlying illness, or as a result of injuries, such as head trauma. . Individuals in such a state have lost their thinking abilities and awareness of their surroundings, but retain non-cognitive function and normal sleep patterns. Even though those in a persistent vegetative state lose their higher brain functions, other key functions such as breathing and circulation remain relatively intact. Spontaneous movements may occur, and the eyes may open in response to external stimuli. Individuals may even occasionally grimace, cry, or laugh. Although individuals in a persistent vegetative state may appear somewhat normal, they do not speak and they are unable to respond to commands.

MalaCards based summary: Persistent Vegetative State is related to cerebritis and oculomotor apraxia cogan type. An important gene associated with Persistent Vegetative State is GABBR1 (gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) B receptor, 1), and among its related pathways are Glucose / Energy Metabolism and Neuroscience. The compounds taurine and bicarbonate have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include brain, eye and heart, and related mouse phenotypes are taste/olfaction and nervous system.

Wikipedia:63 A persistent vegetative state is a disorder of consciousness in which patients with severe brain damage... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Persistent Vegetative State

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42NINDS, 43Novoseek, 60UMLS
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Persistent Vegetative State, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Persistent Vegetative State 42 43 60


Related Diseases for Persistent Vegetative State

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Diseases related to persistent vegetative state

Symptoms for Persistent Vegetative State

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Persistent Vegetative State

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Drug clinical trials:

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Genetic Tests for Persistent Vegetative State

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Anatomical Context for Persistent Vegetative State

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Persistent Vegetative State:

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Brain, Eye, Heart, Spinal cord, Thalamus, Pituitary

Animal Models for Persistent Vegetative State or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Persistent Vegetative State:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053949.0ENO2, APOE
2MP:00036318.5ENO2, GABBR1, APOE
3MP:00053868.2ENO2, GABBR1, APOE

Publications for Persistent Vegetative State

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Articles related to Persistent Vegetative State:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Magnetic resonance imaging characteristics of persistent vegetative state due to prolonged hypoglycemia. (25738058)
2015
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Ethics and Health Policy of Dialyzing a Patient in a Persistent Vegetative State. (24115197)
2013
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Causes and outcomes of persistent vegetative state in a Chinese versus American referral hospital. (23099847)
2013
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A long-term intensive behavioral treatment study in patients with persistent vegetative state or minimally conscious state. (21305239)
2011
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The place of L-dopa/carbidopa in persistent vegetative state. (21060281)
2010
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Recognizing a mother's voice in the persistent vegetative state. (17844939)
2007
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Persistent vegetative state and dementia in the elderly. (17234039)
2007
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Persistent vegetative state. (17485655)
2007
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Tube feedings and persistent vegetative state patients: ordinary or extraordinary means? (16830413)
2006
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Successful neonatal outcome in 2 cases of maternal persistent vegetative state treated in a labor and delivery suite. (16631100)
2006
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Persistent vegetative state with encephalitis in a pregnant woman with successful fetal outcome. (15924551)
2005
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Advance directives and the persistent vegetative state in Victoria: a human rights perspective. (16304765)
2005
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Withdrawing life-sustaining treatment in patients with persistent vegetative state and without an advance directive. (15625919)
2004
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Ethics roundtable debate: withdrawal of tube feeding in a patient with persistent vegetative state where the patients wishes are unclear and there is family dissension. (15025760)
2004
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Successful management of multiple sclerosis and persistent vegetative state requires frequent reassessment. (12857365)
2003
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Postmodernism and the persistent vegetative state. (12854583)
2002
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Withdrawing nutrition and hydration. The Catholic tradition offers guidance for the treatment of patients in a persistent vegetative state. (11763577)
2001
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Japanese physicians and the care of adult patients in persistent vegetative state. (10786328)
2000
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CPR for patients in a persistent vegetative state? (9679478)
1998
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Persistent vegetative state. (9817437)
1998
21
Persistent vegetative state. (9439524)
1998
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Cortical processing in persistent vegetative state. (9798618)
1998
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Persistent vegetative state. (9357427)
1997
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Euthanasia and persistent vegetative state individuals: the role and moral status of autonomy. (15156859)
1996
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Euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, and persistent vegetative state. (8757170)
1996
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Survey of British clinicians' views on management of patients in persistent vegetative state. (8691931)
1996
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Euthanasia, physician assisted suicide, and persistent vegetative state. (8786683)
1996
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Persistent vegetative state: important considerations for the neuroscience nurse. (8818986)
1996
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Euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, and persistent vegetative state. (8786682)
1996
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The unmodulated oculocephalic reflex: clinical feature of the persistent vegetative state in the neonate. (8734036)
1996
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Euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, and persistent vegetative state. (8757171)
1996
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The lived experience of registered nurses involved in the withdrawal of nutrition and hydration in a persistent vegetative state (PVS) patient. (7626948)
1995
33
The persistent vegetative state. (7866201)
1995
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Medical aspects of the persistent vegetative state--a correction. The Multi-Society Task Force on PVS. (7777031)
1995
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Practice parameters: assessment and management of patients in the persistent vegetative state (summary statement). The Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. (7746375)
1995
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The persistent vegetative state. (7976218)
1994
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Withdrawing treatment in the persistent vegetative state. (7935719)
1994
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Document on the persistent vegetative state by the SocietA Italiana di Neurologia (SIN) Working Group on Bioethics and Neurology. (8125768)
1993
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Persistent vegetative state and withdrawal of nutrition and hydration. (8331639)
1993
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Managing patients in a persistent vegetative state. (8401143)
1993
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Recovery of patients after four months or more in the persistent vegetative state. (8329926)
1993
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HM-PAO-SPECT in persistent vegetative state after head injury: prognostic indicator of the likelihood of recovery? (2071761)
1991
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Characterization and modification of brain activity with deep brain stimulation in patients in a persistent vegetative state: pain-related late positive component of cerebral evoked potential. (1705325)
1991
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The biology of the persistent vegetative state: legal, ethical, and philosophical implications for transplantation. (2349730)
1990
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Editor's introduction: family privacy and persistent vegetative state. (2628643)
1989
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Recovery from persistent vegetative state? The case of Carrie Coons. (2501234)
1989
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Position of the American Academy of Neurology on certain aspects of the care and management of the persistent vegetative state patient. Adopted by the Executive Board, American Academy of Neurology, April 21, 1988, Cincinnati, Ohio. (2909900)
1989
48
A persistent vegetative state. (11653625)
1984
49
Traumatic coma during pregnancy with persistent vegetative state. Case report. (6433967)
1984
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Termination of treatment in the persistent vegetative state. (11649666)
1984

Variations for Persistent Vegetative State

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Expression for genes affiliated with Persistent Vegetative State

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Persistent Vegetative State

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Pathways related to Persistent Vegetative State according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
19.1ENO2, APOE
28.5ENO2, GABBR1, APOE

Compounds for genes affiliated with Persistent Vegetative State

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Compounds related to Persistent Vegetative State according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1taurine43 59 2411.7GABBR1, ENO2
2bicarbonate439.7ENO2, GABBR1
3catecholamine439.6ENO2, GABBR1
45-hydroxytryptamine439.6ENO2, GABBR1
5chloride439.6GABBR1, ENO2
6gaba439.6ENO2, GABBR1
7norepinephrine43 24 1211.5GABBR1, ENO2
8edss439.5ENO2, APOE
9potassium43 24 1211.5ENO2, GABBR1
10spec-t439.5ENO2, APOE
11tetrodotoxin43 59 2811.5APOE, ENO2
12ibmx43 59 2811.4APOE, ENO2
13hyaluronic acid43 2410.4ENO2, APOE
14forskolin43 49 1211.4ENO2, GABBR1
15guanine43 24 1211.4APOE, ENO2
16kainate43 2810.3GABBR1, APOE
17indomethacin43 28 59 1212.3ENO2, APOE
18adenylate439.3ENO2, GABBR1
19paraffin439.2ENO2, APOE
20glutamine439.1APOE, ENO2
21creatinine439.0ENO2, APOE
22nmda43 289.9ENO2, GABBR1, APOE
23acetylcholine43 49 28 24 1212.9APOE, GABBR1, ENO2
24dopamine43 28 24 1211.9ENO2, GABBR1, APOE
25aspartate438.9ENO2, GABBR1, APOE
26glutamate438.8ENO2, GABBR1, APOE
27heparin43 28 24 1211.8ENO2, APOE

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Persistent Vegetative State

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Cellular components related to Persistent Vegetative State according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1dendriteGO:00304259.0GABBR1, APOE

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