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Descriptor in English: Pain Insensitivity, Congenital
Descriptor in Spanish: Insensibilidad Congénita al Dolor
Descriptor in Portuguese: Insensibilidade Congênita à Dor
Descriptor in French: Analgésie congénitale
Entry term(s): Analgesia, Congenital
Channelopathy-Associated Insensitivity To Pain
Congenital Analgesia
Congenital Indifference to Pain
Congenital Insensitivity To Pain
Congenital Pain Indifference
Congenital Pain Indifferences
Congenital Pain Insensitivity
Insensitivity To Pain, Congenital
Insensitivity, Congenital Pain
Pain Indifference, Congenital
Tree number(s): C10.668.829.700
C16.320.775
Scope note: A syndrome characterized by indifference to PAIN despite the ability to distinguish noxious from non-noxious stimuli. Absent corneal reflexes and INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY may be associated. Familial forms with autosomal recessive and autosomal dominant patterns of inheritance have been described. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1343)
Annotation: congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis = HSAN TYPE IV see NEUROPATHIES, HEREDITARY SENSORY AND AUTONOMIC
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Online Note: use PAIN INSENSITIVITY, CONGENITAL to search ANALGESIA, CONGENITAL 1966-95 (as Prov 1966-72)
History Note: 96; was ANALGESIA, CONGENITAL 1964-95 (Prov 1964-72); PAIN INSENSITIVITY, CONGENITAL was see ANALGESIA, CONGENITAL 1973-95
See also the descriptors: Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathies MeSH
Pain MeSH
DeCS UI: 23943
Descriptor UI: D000699
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/07/01
Pain Insensitivity, Congenital - Preferred
Concept UI M0001066
Scope note A syndrome characterized by indifference to PAIN despite the ability to distinguish noxious from non-noxious stimuli. Absent corneal reflexes and INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY may be associated. Familial forms with autosomal recessive and autosomal dominant patterns of inheritance have been described. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1343)
Preferred term Pain Insensitivity, Congenital
Entry term(s) Analgesia, Congenital
Channelopathy-Associated Insensitivity To Pain
Congenital Analgesia
Congenital Indifference to Pain
Congenital Insensitivity To Pain
Congenital Pain Indifference
Congenital Pain Indifferences
Congenital Pain Insensitivity
Insensitivity To Pain, Congenital
Insensitivity, Congenital Pain
Pain Indifference, Congenital



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