brachial plexus neuritis

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An inflammatory process affecting the brachial plexus. It results in severe pain in the upper extremity and shoulder, upper arm weakness and loss of sensation in the upper arm. [ NCIT:P378 ]

A syndrome associated with inflammation of the BRACHIAL PLEXUS. Clinical features include severe pain in the shoulder region which may be accompanied by MUSCLE WEAKNESS and loss of sensation in the upper extremity. This condition may be associated with VIRUS DISEASES; IMMUNIZATION; SURGERY; heroin use (see HEROIN DEPENDENCE); and other conditions. The term brachial neuralgia generally refers to pain associated with brachial plexus injury. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1355-6) [ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern ]

Synonyms: neuritis of brachial nerve plexus, parsonage-Aldren-Turner syndrome, Brachial neuritis (disorder), brachial plexus neuritis, brachial nerve plexus neuritis, brachial neuritis, Parsonage-Aldren-Turner syndrome, Brachial neuritis, Brachial Plexus Neuritis

Term info

database cross reference
  • NCIt:C84600 (http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern)
  • MedDRA:10073002 (http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern)
  • MedDRA:10073002 (EFO:1000843)
  • MSH:D020968 (http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern)
  • GARD:0004228 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • DOID:3689 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • NCIT:C84600 (MONDO:kboom-pr-0.93/0.86/0.11)
  • MESH:D020968 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD9:723.4 (i2s)
  • DOID:3689 (http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern)
  • SCTID:72893007 (MONDO:kboom-pr-0.92/0.83/0.19)
  • MONDO:0006682
  • ICD10:G54.5 (DOID:3689)



http://identifiers.org/snomedct/156642003, http://identifiers.org/meddra/10073002, http://identifiers.org/snomedct/268079007


http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_3689, http://identifiers.org/mesh/D020968, http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C84600, http://identifiers.org/snomedct/72893007

has related synonym

acute brachial neuritis, acute brachial radiculitis syndrome, idiopathic neuralgic amyotrophy, acute brachial neuritis syndrome, acute shoulder neuritis, parsonage Turner syndrome



term editor

Sirarat Sarntivijai

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