Brain Damage, Chronic D001925

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Description

A condition characterized by long-standing brain dysfunction or damage, usually of three months duration or longer. Potential etiologies include BRAIN INFARCTION; certain NEURODEGENERATIVE DISORDERS; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; ANOXIA, BRAIN; ENCEPHALITIS; certain NEUROTOXICITY SYNDROMES; metabolic disorders (see BRAIN DISEASES, METABOLIC); and other conditions.   MeSH

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Subtype Terms (3)

Brain Injury, Chronic
2 drugs (1 approved, 1 experimental)

Cerebral Palsy
68 drugs (42 approved, 26 experimental)

Persistent Vegetative State
11 drugs (10 approved, 1 experimental)

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