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Autonomic Dysreflexia

"Autonomic Dysreflexia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A syndrome associated with damage to the spinal cord above the mid thoracic level (see SPINAL CORD INJURIES) characterized by a marked increase in the sympathetic response to minor stimuli such as bladder or rectal distention. Manifestations include HYPERTENSION; TACHYCARDIA (or reflex bradycardia); FEVER; FLUSHING; and HYPERHIDROSIS. Extreme hypertension may be associated with a STROKE. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp538 and 1232; J Spinal Cord Med 1997;20(3):355-60)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Autonomic Dysreflexia" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Autonomic Dysreflexia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 11 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2017
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