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(Contributed by Dr. Lisa DeAngelis.)
Childhood Degenerative & Metabolic Disorders
Oct. 21, 2020
Neuropharmacology & Neurotherapeutics
Chiropractic healthcare is based on the relationship between the vertebral column and musculoskeletal system and on the function of various systems of the body, particularly the nervous system. Cervical spine manipulations are carried out for spinal problems and are claimed to benefit many other diseases as well. However, neurologic complications can result from cervical spinal manipulation, such as compression or dissection injury of the vertebral artery, causing stroke.
Jul. 16, 2021
Epilepsy & Seizures
Intermittent explosive disorder, as described in the DSM-5 (American Psychiatric Association 2013), represents the categorical expression of recurrent,
Mar. 28, 2018
Duloxetine is indicated for the treatment of major depressive disorder and for the management of neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy. It is also approved for the treatment of fibromyalgia. Most of the adverse events reported in clinical trials of duloxetine were gastrointestinal, neuropsychological, and hepatic.
Mar. 28, 2021
Oct. 19, 2020
Fabry disease early symptoms include neuropathic pain in extremities, poor heat and exercise tolerance, angiokeratoma, hypohidrosis, and corneal and lenticular opacities. Progressive cardiac, renal, and cerebral involvement follows, due to the storage of glycolipid in the vascular system. It is an X-linked disorder of glycosphingolipid metabolism that is caused by deficiency of alpha-galactosidase A.
Feb. 23, 2020
Brain metastases are neoplasms that originate in tissues or organs outside the brain and spread to involve the brain parenchyma. Metastasis to the brain parenchyma is the single most frequent neurologic complication of several common neoplasms, including lung cancer, breast cancer, and melanoma. Brain metastases often have a devastating impact on patients' quality of life and are fatal if not controlled.
Aug. 26, 2019
Sleep-related leg cramps are characterized by sudden painful contractions of the lower limb muscles during sleep, typically in the posterior compartment of the leg and foot, which awaken the patient and interrupt sleep. They can be either idiopathic or secondary to metabolic, vascular, or neurologic diseases or medications.
Jul. 22, 2021