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Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal infections MeSH Supplementary Concept Data 2022


MeSH Supplementary
Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal infections
Unique ID
C537163
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/C537163
Entry Term(s)
PANDAS Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal infections
Registry Number
0
Heading Mapped to
*Autoimmune Diseases
*Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
*Streptococcal Infections
Frequency
72
Note
OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER and TIC DISORDERS that occur in children, typically under age 10, and is associated with group A beta-hemolytic Streptococcal infection. Onset occurs rapidly and patients may also exhibit emotional lability; SEPARATION ANXIETY DISORDER; ANOREXIA; and ADDH - like symptoms. AUTOIMMUNITY against proteins in the BASAL GANGLIA may cause this disorder.
Date of Entry
2010/08/25
Revision Date
2019/06/18
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