Category Archives: Neurology
Background Hydrocephalus can be defined broadly as a disturbance of formation, flow, or absorption of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that leads to an increase in volume occupied by this fluid in the CNS.
Background Conversion disorder, as stated in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision (DSM-IV-TR), involves symptoms or deficits affecting voluntary motor or sensory function that suggest a
Background Personality traits are enduring patterns of perceiving, relating to, and thinking about the environment and oneself. They are exhibited in a wide range of important social and personal contexts. When these
Background Apraxia is one of the most important and least understood major behavioral neurology syndromes. It is one of the best localizing signs of the mental status examination and also predicts disability
Overview Alzheimer disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia.[1, 2] AD is a progressive degenerative disease of the brain, strongly associated with advanced age. However, it should not be considered