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Ataxia

^ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C26702


Lack of coordination of muscle movements resulting in the impairment or inability to perform voluntary activities. Causes include peripheral nerve disorders, posterior column injuries, cerebral and cerebellar disorders, basal ganglia disorders, and thalamic disorders. [ NCI ]

Synonyms: ataxia, Ataxia

Term info

Subsets

NCIT_C90259, NCIT_C118464

ALT DEFINITION

A movement disorder characterized by a lack of coordination of muscle movements resulting in the impaired performance of voluntary activities., Loss of muscle coordination., A disorder characterized by lack of coordination of muscle movements resulting in the impairment or inability to perform voluntary activities.

Contributing Source

MedDRA, NICHD

Has NICHD Parent

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C116757

Maps To

Ataxia

Semantic Type

Disease or Syndrome

UMLS CUI

C0004134

code

C26702

Term relations

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