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DOID:321 - tropical spastic paraparesis


Disease Ontology Definition:A viral infectious disease that results in inflammation located in spinal cord, has_material_basis_in Human T-lymphotropic virus 1, which is transmitted by sexual contact, and transmitted by breast feeding. The infection has symptom spastic weakness of both legs, has symptom muscle stiffness, has symptom sensory disturbance, and has symptom spasms.

Synonyms: HTLV-associated myelopathy, Tropical spastic paralysis, Tropical spastic paraplegia

In OMIM:
OMIM:159580 - MYELOPATHY, HTLV-1-ASSOCIATED; HAM

In Mondo Disease Ontology:
MONDO:0008039 - tropical spastic paraparesis

Human Disease Resources: Disease Ontology, EMBL-EBI, OLSVis tree view, Ontobee

Xenbase Genes :

Other Model Organisms: AGR, MGI, ZFIN, FlyBase, WormBase, RGD
Parent(s): spinal cord disease (is_a), viral infectious disease (is_a)