Diseases

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PROGRESSIVE MUSCULAR ATROPHY

(True atrophic type of PMA, Myelopathic muscular atrophy, Aran-Duchenne atrophy,) The lesion is chiefly located in the anterior horn cells.Clinically…

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MOTOR SYSTEM DISEASE

Chronic motor neurone disease, Progressive Muscular Atrophy, MND) MOTOR SYSTEM DISEASE are with progressive chronic idiopathic degeneration of the motor…

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HUMAN T CELL LEUKAEMIA VIRUS INFECTION MYELOPATHY

Human T cell leukaemia virus (HTLV-1) is a type of human retrovirus. This is transmitted not only by sexual contact…

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MYELOPATHIES AIDS

HIV infection also involves spinal cord pathologically by vacuolation of the white matter. Myelopathy is usually seen in late stages…

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DIFFUSE CEREBRAL SCLEROSIS

(Schilder's disease, Encephalitis periaxialis duffusa) There is widespread demyelination of cerebral hemispheres often associated with peculiar catabolic products called metachromatic…

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ACUTE TRANSVERSE MYELOPATHY

Various viral infection, anoxia, nutritional disorders may cause myelopathy. CLINICAL FEATURES Same as acute transverse myelitis. TREATMENT Same as multiple…

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NEUROMYELITIS OPTICA

(Devic's Disease) NEUROMYELITIS OPTICA is a type of multiple sclerosis involving mainly the optic nerves. There is massive demyelination of…

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MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

(Disseminated Sclerosis, MS) MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS is the commonest demyelinating disease. AETIOLOGY The exact cause in unknown. Possibly the nature of…

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ACUTE HAEMORRHAGIC LEUCOENCEPHALOMYELITIS

ACUTE HAEMORRHAGIC LEUCOENCEPHALOMYELITIS is a fulminant type of acute disseminated variety mentioned above with a distinct pathologic feature. The white…

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ACUTE DISSEMINATED ENCEPHALOMYELITIS

(Acute demyelinating encephalomyelitis) ACUTE DISSEMINATED ENCEPHALOMYELITIS is usually follows either some upper respiratory infections or some exanthemata like Measles, Chicken…

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