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Somatosensory Disorders Summary

Description: Disorders of sensory information received from superficial and deep regions of the body. The somatosensory system conveys neural impulses which pertain to proprioception, tactile sensation, thermal sensation, pressure sensation, and pain. PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and BRAIN DISEASES may be associated with impaired or abnormal somatic sensation.

Also Known As: Impairment, Light Touch Sensation; Light Touch Sensation Impairment; Pain Sensation Diminished; Pinprick Sensation Diminished; Position Sense Disorders; Somatic Sensation Disorders; Diminished, Pain Sensation; Diminished, Pinprick Sensation; Diminisheds, Pain Sensation; Diminisheds, Pinprick Sensation; Pain Sensation Diminisheds; Pinprick Sensation Diminisheds; Position Sense Disorder; Proprioceptive Disorder; Sensation Diminished, Pain; Sensation Diminished, Pinprick; Sensation Diminisheds, Pain; Sensation Diminisheds, Pinprick; Sensation Disorder, Somatic; Sensation Disorder, Thermal; Sensation Disorders, Somatic; Sensation Disorders, Thermal; Sense Disorder, Position; Sense Disorders, Position; Somatic Sensation Disorder; Somatosensory Disorder; Thermal Sensation Disorder; Proprioceptive Disorders; Thermal Sensation Disorders

Networked: 4 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Somatosensory Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 1 result : IBA
  2. E 4018 (cizolirtine) : 1 result : IBA
  3. APT : 1 result : IBA
  4. milnacipran (Ixel) : 1 result : FDA 1

Diseases Related to Somatosensory Disorders

  1. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia)
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  3. Hyperalgesia

Key Therapies for Somatosensory Disorders

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