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Shy-drager syndrome

shy-drager syndrome

(Science: syndrome) A progressive degenerative disease of the central and autonomic nervous systems characterised by orthostatic hypotension, urinary and faecal incontinence, anhidrosis, external ophthalmoplegia, generalised weakness, muscle wasting, tremors, and impotence.


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Re: Vagus Nerve

katrina - i think you should look into POTS - postural orthostatic tachacardia syndrome. the symptoms sound somewhat like what my daughter experiences. good luck!

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by kgaddi7
Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vagus Nerve
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