Thalamic Diseases

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.
Also Known As:
Dejerine Roussy Syndrome; Disease, Thalamic; Diseases, Thalamic; Syndrome, Dejerine-Roussy; Thalamic Disease; Dejerine-Roussy Syndrome
Networked: 2 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pain (Aches)
2. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia)
3. Lymphoma (Lymphomas)
4. Herpes Zoster
5. Facial Pain (Myofacial Pain)


1. García-Escrivá, Alexandre: 1 article (02/2012)
2. López-Hernández, Nicolás: 1 article (02/2012)
3. Gil-Cortés, Cristina: 1 article (02/2012)
4. Asfora, W T: 1 article (08/2011)
5. Alves, R V: 1 article (08/2011)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Thalamic Diseases:
1. lacosamideFDA Link

Therapies and Procedures

1. Deep Brain Stimulation