The nerves are cells that are part of the nervous system, which controls movement and sensations (e.g. pain, touch). Common nerve symptoms include nerve pain, paresthesias, numbness, and so on. There are various nerve disorders such as tennis elbow (golfer’s elbow), multiple sclerosis, motor neuron disease, nerve entrapment disorders, and many others. The term “nerves” may also refer in a different context to the symptoms of nervousness and anxiety. Read more about: Nerve Symptoms, Nerve Disorders

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Nerve Agents: A class of compounds that adversely affect the transmission of impulses through the Nervous System.1


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  1. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  2. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  3. [from HPO]
  4. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN003069/ 

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