This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|80%-99% of people have these symptoms|
Peripheral nerve disease
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
Pins and needles feeling
Tingling[ more ]
Winged shoulder blade
High schoulder blade
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Neurological speech impairment||
Speech impediment[ more ]
Round facial appearance
Round facial shape[ more ]
Decreased body height
Small stature[ more ]
Trouble sleeping[ more ]
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Rare Disease Day at NIH on March 1, 2018
December 19, 2017
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About 3 months following the onset of Parsonage-Turner Syndrome, I developed numbness in my lower body. Gradually over the course of 8 weeks, about 90% of the sensation in my lower body returned. The Parsonage-Turner also damaged my esophagus and one vocal cord. It's been about 8 years and I continue to have the numbness and tingling in my feet. Is it possible that the Parsonage-Turner is causing the persistent neuropathy in my lower body? See answer
I have been recovering from Parsonage Turner syndrome for years. I still have some pain, the fatigue is still with me and my quality of life is compromised. Can this develop into something else? Also, is it normal that I still have fatigue after 5 plus years? See answer