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Thalamic Diseases MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Thalamic Diseases
Tree Number(s)
C10.228.140.915
Unique ID
D013786
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013786
Scope Note
Disorders of the centrally located thalamus, which integrates a wide range of cortical and subcortical information. Manifestations include sensory loss, MOVEMENT DISORDERS; ATAXIA, pain syndromes, visual disorders, a variety of neuropsychological conditions, and COMA. Relatively common etiologies include CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; BRAIN NEOPLASMS; BRAIN HYPOXIA; INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES; and infectious processes.
Entry Version
THALAMIC DIS
Entry Term(s)
Dejerine-Roussy Syndrome
Thalamic Syndrome
Previous Indexing
Brain Diseases (1966-1980)
Thalamus (1966-1980)
Public MeSH Note
1981
History Note
1981
Date Established
1981/01/01
Date of Entry
1980/04/09
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Thalamic Diseases Preferred
Dejerine-Roussy Syndrome Narrower
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