Vagus Nerve Diseases

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.
Also Known As:
Motor Disorder, Vagus Nerve; Vagus Nerve Disorders; Vagus Nerve Motor Disorder; Vagus Nerve Sensory Disorder; Vagus Neuropathy; Disorder, Pneumogastric Nerve; Disorders, Pneumogastric Nerve; Neuropathies, Vagus; Neuropathy, Vagus; Pneumogastric Nerve Disorder; Vagus Nerve Disease; Vagus Nerve Disorder; Vagus Neuropathies; Cranial Nerve X Diseases; Pneumogastric Nerve Disorders; Sensory Disorder, Vagus Nerve; Tenth Cranial Nerve Diseases
Networked: 2 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Atrophy


1. Nabavizadeh Rafsanjani, Fatemeh: 1 article (10/2004)
2. Vahedian, Jalal: 1 article (10/2004)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Vagus Nerve Diseases:
1. Pepsin A (Pepsin)IBA
2. NeurosarcoidosisIBA