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Autonomic Nervous System Diseases

Diseases of the parasympathetic or sympathetic divisions of the AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; which has components located in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Autonomic dysfunction may be associated with HYPOTHALAMIC DISEASES; BRAIN STEM disorders; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES. Manifestations include impairments of vegetative functions including the maintenance of BLOOD PRESSURE; HEART RATE; pupil function; SWEATING; REPRODUCTIVE AND URINARY PHYSIOLOGY; and DIGESTION.

Year introduced: 1981

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Tree Number(s): C10.177

MeSH Unique ID: D001342

Entry Terms:

  • Nervous System Diseases, Autonomic
  • Autonomic Central Nervous System Diseases
  • Central Autonomic Nervous System Diseases
  • ANS Diseases
  • ANS Disease
  • Autonomic Diseases
  • Autonomic Disease
  • Autonomic Nervous System Disorders
  • Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System
  • ANS (Autonomic Nervous System) Diseases
  • Segmental Autonomic Dysfunction
  • Autonomic Dysfunction, Segmental
  • Autonomic Dysfunctions, Segmental
  • Segmental Autonomic Dysfunctions
  • Peripheral Autonomic Nervous System Diseases
  • Autonomic Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • Nervous System Diseases, Parasympathetic
  • Parasympathetic Nervous System Diseases
  • Nervous System Diseases, Sympathetic
  • Sympathetic Nervous System Diseases

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