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High Pressure Neurological Syndrome (High Pressure Nervous Syndrome)

A syndrome related to increased atmospheric pressure and characterized by tremors, nausea, dizziness, decreased motor and mental performance, and SEIZURES. This condition may occur in those who dive deeply (c. 1000 ft) usually while breathing a mixture of oxygen and helium. The condition is associated with a neuroexcitatory effect of helium.
Also Known As:
High Pressure Nervous Syndrome; HPNS; High Pressure Neural Syndrome; High Pressure Neurological Syndrome, Experimental; HPNSs; Experimental High Pressure Neurological Syndrome
Networked: 132 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 16 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Seizures (Seizure)
2. Tremor (Tremors)
3. Inert Gas Narcosis (Nitrogen Narcosis)
4. High Pressure Neurological Syndrome (High Pressure Nervous Syndrome)
5. Myoclonus (Nocturnal Myoclonus)

Experts

1. Grossman, Yoram: 2 articles (01/2014 - 12/2006)
2. Inoue, Tohru: 2 articles (03/2010 - 08/2009)
3. Hirabayashi, Yoko: 2 articles (03/2010 - 08/2009)
4. Rostain, Jean-Claude: 2 articles (02/2009 - 08/2002)
5. Rostain, J C: 2 articles (05/2006 - 01/2000)
6. Weiss, John H: 2 articles (06/2005 - 11/2003)
7. Ogoshi, Fumio: 2 articles (06/2005 - 11/2003)
8. Poirot, Olivier: 1 article (10/2015)
9. Quintana, Patrice: 1 article (10/2015)
10. Chrast, Roman: 1 article (10/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to High Pressure Neurological Syndrome:
1. N-Methylaspartate (NMDA)IBA
2. benzimidazoleIBA
3. MephenesinIBA
4. LithiumIBA
5. Glycine (Aminoacetic Acid)FDA LinkGeneric
6. ZoxazolamineIBA
7. Central Muscle RelaxantsIBA
8. ChlorzoxazoneFDA LinkGeneric
9. CGP 39551IBA
10. NitrogenIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Anesthesia
2. Decompression
3. Injections
4. Nanospheres
5. Implanted Electrodes