Diseases

  • Nervous System Diseases

CEREBRAL THROMBOSSIS

Causes 1.Cerebral atherosclerosis is the most important cause. This may or may not be associated with hypertension. 2. Syphilitic endartertis…

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NTRACEREBRAL HAEMORRHAGE

It accounts for 12% of total stroke cases in clinical practice. CAUSES 1.Hypertension with cerebral atherosclerosis-most important cause (90%). Hypertension…

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  • Nervous System Diseases

MEMIPLEGIA

DEFINITION MEMIPLEGIA is the paralysis of one half of the body including lower half of the face, upper and lower…

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CEREBROVASULAR DISEASE

STROKE SYNDROME The Stroke Syndrome is a condition of sudden development of focal neurologic deficit sometimes associated with unconsciousness, usually…

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BELL’S PALSY

BELL'S PALSY is an idiopathic acute non-suppurative inflammation of the facial nerve within the stylomastoid foramen. It sometimes occurs after…

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SEVENTH CRANIAL NERVE

(Facial Nerve) APPLIED ANATOMY Facial nerve nucleus is situated in the lowermost and ventral most part of pons. Facial nerve…

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TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA

(Tic douloureux, Trifacial neuralgia) DEFINITION OF TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA is a paroxysmal attack of severe pain in the distribution…

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THIRD FOURTH SIXTH CRANIAL NERVES

THIRD FOURTH SIXTH CRANIAL NERVES are called oculomotor nerves as they supply the extraocular muscles. These are separately known as…

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OPTIC NEURITIS RETROBULBAR NEURITIS

OPTIC NEURITIS RETROBULBAR NEURITIS ...Both the conditions include inflammation of the optic nerve head from various toxic and infective conditions.…

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OPTIC ATROPHY

This is a condition of atrophy of the optic nerve from various causes. Clinically different types of field defects…

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