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Mesh term Vagus Nerve Diseases

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Cranial Nerve Diseases

Description

Diseases of the tenth cranial nerve, including brain stem lesions involving its nuclei (solitary, ambiguus, and dorsal motor), nerve fascicles, and intracranial and extracranial course. Clinical manifestations may include dysphagia, vocal cord weakness, and alterations of parasympathetic tone in the thorax and abdomen.


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Vagus Nerve Injuries
Vocal Cord Paralysis


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