Cranial nerve diseases (C0010266)
|Definition (MSH)||Disorders of one or more of the twelve cranial nerves. With the exception of the optic and olfactory nerves, this includes disorders of the brain stem nuclei from which the cranial nerves originate or terminate.|
|Concepts||Disease or Syndrome (T047)|
|English||CRANIAL NERVE DIS, Cranial Nerve Disease, Cranial nerve diseases, Cranial nerve disorder, Cranial Nerve Disorders, CRANIAL NERVE Z DISEASES, Cranial Neuropathies, Cranial neuropathy, Disorder of cranial nerve, NERVUS CRANIALIS DIS, Nervus Cranialis Disorder, Nervus Cranialis Disorders, Unspecified disorder of cranial nerves|
|Spanish||trastorno de los nervios craneales, trastorno de los nervios craneanos, trastorno de nervio craneal|
|Parent Concepts||Peripheral Nervous System (C0206417), Other cranial nerve disorders (C0154730), nervous system disorder (C0027765), Neuropathy (C0442874), Duplicate concept (C1274013)|
, ICD9CM, MSH, MTH, NCI, NDFRT, SCTSPA, SNOMEDCT
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)
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