Miscellaneous Neurology Disorders

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Biomarkers in neurology
Brain death
Diabetic neuropathies
Ethical issues in neurology
Gulf War syndrome
Hospital-based neurologic care
Integration of diagnosis and therapeutics in the practice of neurology
Ion channels and neurologic disorders
Medical errors
Molecular diagnosis of neurologic disorders
Neurologic disorders associated with behavioral symptoms
Neurosurgical shunts and their complications
Nutrition-related peripheral neuropathies
Peripheral nerve injuries
Principles of rehabilitation of patients with neurologic disorders
Prognosis after cardiac arrest
Sexual dysfunction in neurologic disorders
Treatment of neurologic disorders with marijuana

Symptoms & Signs

Acromegaly and gigantism
Acupuncture in headache treatment
Bowel dysfunction in neurologic disorders
Central deafness
Cerebellar mutism
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Coma due to supratentorial and cerebellar lesions
Combined third, fourth, and sixth nerve palsies
Common retinopathies
Cortical blindness
Cough syncope
Disorders of consciousness
Drop attacks
Executive dysfunction
Fever: neurologic causes and complications
Horizontal gaze palsy
Horner syndrome
Hyperventilation syndrome
Isolated fourth nerve palsy
Isolated sixth nerve palsy
Locked-in syndrome
Mal de debarquement
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome
Memory loss
Micturition syncope and defecation syncope
Motion sickness
Nausea and vomiting
Neurogenic bladder
Neurologic disorders associated with behavioral symptoms
Nonparalytic horizontal strabismus
Objective tinnitus
Pathologic laughter: neurologic aspects
Pathologic yawning: neurologic aspects
Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
Pupillary abnormalities
Reflex syncope (neurally-mediated syncope)
Sensorineural hearing loss
Sexual dysfunction in neurologic disorders
Subjective tinnitus
Sudden deafness
Swallow syncope
Third nerve palsy
Transient global amnesia
Transient visual loss
Unusual retinopathies
Urinary dysfunction in neurologic disorders
Vertical gaze palsy
Visual agnosias
Visual hallucinations in blindness

Medical Disorders with Neurologic Manifestations

Ankylosing spondylitis
Cardiac arrest: neurologic causes and complications
Cerebral edema
Crohn disease: neurologic manifestations
Diagnosis of childhood immune-mediated CNS vasculitides
Hemophilia and other coagulation disorders: neurologic aspects
Hypertensive encephalopathy
Leukemia: neurologic complications
Osmotic demyelination syndromes
Paget disease of bone: neurologic complications
Polycythemia vera and its neurologic manifestations
Renal failure: neurologic complications
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: neurologic complications

Traumatic & Musculoskeletal Disorders

Acute traumatic spinal cord injury
Back pain
Brachial plexus injuries
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Cerebral concussion in childhood
Cervical disc disease
Cervical spondylotic myelopathy
Chiropractic manipulation: neurologic complications
Chronic subdural hematoma
Complex regional pain syndrome
Electrical injuries: neurologic complications
Femoral neuropathy
Lightning injuries: neurologic complications
Lumbar disc disease
Lumbar spinal stenosis
Lumbosacral plexus injuries
Median neuropathy
Minor closed head injury
Myofascial pain syndrome
Neurovascular injuries
Peroneal neuropathy
Posttraumatic sleep disturbance
Radial neuropathy
Rehabilitation of spinal cord injury
Sciatic neuropathy
Severe closed head injury
Sports activities: neurologic complications
Suprascapular neuropathy
Thoracic disc prolapse
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Tibial nerve injuries
Traumatic cranial neuropathy
Ulnar neuropathies
Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow
Whiplash injuries

Pregnancy Related Disorders

Cerebral venous thrombosis
Congenital cytomegalovirus
Congenital lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus infection
Congenital rubella
Headache associated with hormonal fluctuations
Hormonal contraception and stroke
Multiple sclerosis and fertility
Pregnancy and epilepsy
Pregnancy and stroke
Pregnancy: CNS complications
Pregnancy: neuromuscular complications
Primary CNS angiitis
Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes

Nutrition & Vitamin Related Disorders

Alcohol abuse and its neurologic complications
Copper deficiency myeloneuropathy
Eating disorders: neurologic manifestations
Lathyrism, konzo, and tropical ataxic neuropathy
Neurologic complications of celiac disease
Neurologic disorders associated with obesity
Pyridoxine deficiency and toxicity
Thiamine deficiency
Toxic and nutritional deficiency optic neuropathies
Vitamin B12 deficiency
Vitamin D in neurologic disorders

Toxic-Metabolic Disorders

Alcohol abuse and its neurologic complications
Carbon monoxide poisoning: neurologic aspects
Coma due to drug intoxication
Drug-induced cerebrovascular disease
Drug-induced delirium
Drug-induced disturbances of smell and taste
Drug-induced memory disturbance
Drug-induced myopathies
Drug-induced seizures
Drug-induced syncope
General anesthesia: neurologic complications
Heat stroke
Hepatic encephalopathy
Illicit drug use: neurologic complications
Lathyrism, konzo, and tropical ataxic neuropathy
Metabolic encephalopathy and metabolic coma
Metal neurotoxicity
Renal failure: neurologic complications

Other Neurologic Disorders

ALS-like disorders of the Western Pacific
Autosomal dominant hereditary ataxias
Cerebral gas embolism
Chediak-Higashi syndrome
Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency
Convulsive syncope
Encephalitis lethargica
Illicit drug use: neurologic complications
Neurologic complications of vaccination
Neurologic disorders related to chemical and biological warfare agents
Pituitary apoplexy
Pure-tone audiometry (audiogram)
Transplantation: neurologic complications
Tumors of the skull base

Tests & Treatments

Alternative therapies
Botulinum toxin treatment of neurologic disorders
Coenzyme Q10
Digital neurology
EEG in encephalopathic conditions
EEG in epilepsy
EEG monitoring in the intensive care unit
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
Epidural anesthesia
Failed back surgery syndrome
Gene therapy
Gene therapy of neurodegenerative disorders
Gene therapy of neurogenetic disorders
Interventional neuroradiology for neurologic disorders
Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring
Molecular diagnosis of neurogenetic disorders
Neurodegenerative disorders: treatment with neurotrophic factors
Neurogenetics and genetic and genomic testing
Neuroimaging in acute stroke
Neuroimaging of epilepsy
Neurosurgical management of chronic pain
Neurosurgical shunts and their complications
Neurotrophic factors for treatment of neurotrauma
Optical coherence tomography in multiple sclerosis and neurologic disorders
Percutaneous treatment of cervical and lumbar disc herniations
Personalized neurology
Stereotactic neurosurgery
Stereotactic radiosurgery
Techniques of lumbar puncture and intrathecal and epidural injections
Transcranial magnetic stimulation
Treatment of neurologic disorders with marijuana
Vaccines for neurologic disorders
Vagus nerve stimulation
Vitamin E in neurologic disorders

Related Topics

Applied neurogenomics
Blood-brain barrier
British anti-Lewisite
Cell therapy for neurologic disorders
Chelation therapy
Clinical trials in neurology
Decompression sickness: neurologic manifestations
Drug delivery to the central nervous system
Drug-induced aseptic meningitis
Epidural hematoma
High-pressure neurologic syndrome
Intrathecal administration of drugs
Intrathecal baclofen
Local anesthesia: neurologic complications
Mental status examination
Mental status examination
Mountain sickness: neurologic aspects
Neurologic aspects of burn injuries
Neuroprotection for CNS disorders
Neurotechnology: brain-machine interfaces
Neurotrophic factors
Nutrition and the brain
Quality-of-life scales for neurologic diseases
Regeneration and repair in the CNS
Sex hormones and the nervous system
Sleep and medical disorders
Statistics for neurologists


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