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Neuroleptic malignant syndrome

Disease definition

A rare neuropsychiatric syndrome associated with administration of antipsychotic or other central dopamine (D2) receptor antagonists, and characterized by hyperthermia, muscular rigidity, autonomic dysfunction and altered consciousness.

ORPHA:94093

  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: G21.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0027849
  • MeSH: D009459
  • GARD: 7195
  • MedDRA: 10029282

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