Application Category: Neurology

Stroke

Stroke Stroke, otherwise called cerebro-vascular accident, is caused by a disturbance in blood supply to the mind. Stroke affects a huge number of Americans each year. The result is ischemic brain injury which implies that part of the mind has experienced absence of oxygen and this has brought about vital tissue destruction. Side effects fluctuate … Read More
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Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular Dystrophy Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a disease characterized by accelerating skeletal muscle weakness, defects in muscle proteins (dystrophin concentration is extraordinarily diminished), and the death of muscle cells and tissue. Diagnosis is based on muscle biopsy, lab assessment (expanded levels of creatine phosphokinase) and EMG findings. There are nine major types of MD and … Read More
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Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s PD Parkinsons Disease is a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that affects close to one million Americans. PD is a chronic and progressive disorder that is thought to be brought on by obliteration of the dopamine (a vital neurotransmitter) producing cells in the midbrain. The explanation for PD is obscure and there … Read More
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ALS

ALS Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ALS otherwise called Lou Gehrig’s disease is a weakening neurologic ailment that comes about because of the obliteration of upper and lower motor neurons in the cerebrum and spinal cord. ALS is connected with quickly ongoing and shortcoming, muscle deterioration, spasticity, and difficulty breathing, swallowing and talking. There is no known … Read More
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Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral Neuropathy Peripheral Neuropathy (PN) is a degenerative disorder of the nerves (generally of the hands and feet) and has numerous causes including traumatic injuries, infections (neuritis), metabolic issues and exposure to poisons. One of the most common causes is diabetes, and numerous cases are because of auto-immune disorders, however most of the time, the … Read More
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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Multiple Sclerosis is a weakening neurological disease that is thought to be initiated by destruction of the myelin sheaths (fatty protective insulation) around axons of the brain and spinal cord. Loss of myelin affects the capability of these tissues to conduct signals and the inflammatory procedure can lead to scarring resulting in a … Read More
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