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Descriptor English:   Pseudobulbar Palsy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Parálisis Seudobulbar 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Paralisia Pseudobulbar 
Synonyms English:   Pseudobulbar Mutism
Pseudobulbar Paralysis
Pseudobulbar Paresis
Pseudobulbar Syndrome
Bulbar Palsies, Spastic
Bulbar Palsy, Spastic
Dysarthrias, Pseudobulbar
Mutism, Pseudobulbar
Mutisms, Pseudobulbar
Palsies, Pseudobulbar
Palsies, Spastic Bulbar
Palsy, Pseudobulbar
Palsy, Spastic Bulbar
Paralyses, Pseudobulbar
Pareses, Pseudobulbar
Paresis, Pseudobulbar
Pseudobulbar Dysarthria
Pseudobulbar Dysarthrias
Pseudobulbar Mutisms
Pseudobulbar Palsies
Pseudobulbar Paralyses
Pseudobulbar Pareses
Pseudobulbar Syndromes
Spastic Bulbar Palsies
Syndrome, Pseudobulbar
Syndromes, Pseudobulbar
Dysarthria, Pseudobulbar
Paralysis, Pseudobulbar
Spastic Bulbar Palsy  
Tree Number:   C10.597.622.714
Definition English:   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) 
History Note English:   2000; for PSEUDOBULBAR PARALYSIS and PARALYSIS, PSEUDOBULBAR use PARALYSIS 1985-1999 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   34328 
Unique Identifier:   D020828 

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