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*  Vincent Hanley
The illness admitted by Hanley was congenital cerebral toxoplasmosis, described as an "eye disorder"; he was blind in one eye ... Toxoplasmosis is very rarely fatal in adults who do not have a weakened immune system. In 2000, Hanley's friend and colleague ...
*  Hemiballismus
... that occurs due to the compromised immune system and the most common infection causing hemiballismus is cerebral toxoplasmosis ... ITB Therapy Intrathecal baclofen (ITB) therapy is used to treat a variety of movement disorders such as cerebral palsy and ...
*  Epilepsy
... may also occur after other brain infections such as cerebral malaria, toxoplasmosis, and toxocariasis. Chronic alcohol ... People with cerebral palsy have an increased risk of epilepsy, with half of people with spastic quadriplegia and spastic ... Other mass lesions such as cerebral cavernous malformations and arteriovenous malformations have risks as high as 40-60%. Of ... Hadjipanayis A; Hadjichristodoulou C; Youroukos S (October 1997). "Epilepsy in patients with cerebral palsy". Developmental ...
*  Birth defect
Mother exposure to toxoplasmosis can cause cerebral calcification, hydrocephalus (causes mental disabilities), and mental ... Microcephaly is a disorder in which the fetus has an atypically small head, cerebral calcifications means certain areas of the ... "Cerebral calcification, nonarteriosclerotic". MedicineNet.com. Retrieved 7 December 2014. "Hepatosplenomegaly-Symptoms, Causes ... Infants exposed to mercury poisoning in utero showed predispositions to cerebral palsy, ataxia, inhibited psychomotor ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C01)
... toxoplasmosis, cerebral MeSH C01.539.830.025.325 --- epidural abscess MeSH C01.539.830.025.490 --- lung abscess MeSH C01.539. ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C10)
... cerebral MeSH C10.228.228.205.300.800 --- toxoplasmosis, cerebral MeSH C10.228.228.205.300.900 --- toxoplasmosis, congenital ... toxoplasmosis, cerebral MeSH C10.228.140.140 --- brain damage, chronic MeSH C10.228.140.140.127 --- brain injury, chronic MeSH ... toxoplasmosis, cerebral MeSH C10.228.228.180 --- central nervous system bacterial infections MeSH C10.228.228.180.100 --- brain ... anterior cerebral artery MeSH C10.228.140.300.510.200.387 --- infarction, middle cerebral artery MeSH C10.228.140.300.510.200. ...
*  Primary central nervous system lymphoma
The major differential diagnosis (based on imaging) is cerebral toxoplasmosis, which is also prevalent in AIDS patients and ... also presents with a ring-enhanced lesion, although toxoplasmosis generally presents with more lesions and the contrast ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C03)
... toxoplasmosis MeSH C03.752.250.800.110 --- toxoplasmosis, animal MeSH C03.752.250.800.250 --- toxoplasmosis, cerebral MeSH ... cerebral MeSH C03.105.300.800 --- toxoplasmosis, cerebral MeSH C03.335.190.304 --- diphyllobothriasis MeSH C03.335.190.304.780 ... C03.752.250.800.445 --- toxoplasmosis, congenital MeSH C03.752.250.800.640 --- toxoplasmosis, ocular MeSH C03.752.625.122 --- ... cerebral MeSH C03.752.250.552.650 --- malaria, falciparum MeSH C03.752.250.552.650.228 --- blackwater fever MeSH C03.752. ...
*  List of diseases (O)
... histoplasmosis Ocular melanoma Ocular motility disorders Ocular toxoplasmosis Oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum Oculo cerebral ...
*  Parinaud's syndrome
... cerebral arteriovenous malformation, trauma and brainstem toxoplasmosis infection. Neoplasms and giant aneurysms of the ...
*  Chorioretinitis
... is often caused by toxoplasmosis and cytomegalovirus infections (mostly seen in immunodeficient subjects such ... via transplacental transmission can also lead to sequelae such as chorioretinitis along with hydrocephalus and cerebral ... as people with HIV or on immunosuppressant drugs). Congenital toxoplasmosis ...
*  Toxoplasmosis
However, in the last decade, several reports have indicated that chronic cerebral toxoplasmosis may impact on the behaviour of ... the sex ratio was higher in early latent toxoplasmosis and lower in later latent toxoplasmosis. Diagnosis of toxoplasmosis in ... Congenital toxoplasmosis is a specific form of toxoplasmosis in which an unborn fetus is infected via the placenta. Congenital ... Toxoplasmosis is becoming a global health hazard as it infects 30-50% of the world human population. "Parasites - Toxoplasmosis ...
*  Fahr's syndrome
Through the use of CT scans, calcifications are seen primarily in the basal ganglia and in other areas such as the cerebral ... Serology for toxoplasmosis is also indicated. Brain CT scan is the preferred method of localizing and assessing the extent of ... Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 14(10):490 doi: 10.1007/s11910-014-0490-4 Niwa A, Naito Y, Kuzuhara S (2008). "Severe cerebral ... Loeb JA (March 1998). "Functional improvement in a patient with cerebral calcinosis using a bisphosphonate". Mov. Disord. 13 (2 ...
*  Cerebral palsy
Risk factors include preterm birth, being a twin, certain infections during pregnancy such as toxoplasmosis or rubella, ... Athetoid dyskinetic cerebral palsy is a non-spastic, extrapyramidal form of cerebral palsy. Dyskinetic cerebral palsy can be ... of all cases of cerebral palsy, making it the least frequent form of cerebral palsy. Ataxic cerebral palsy is caused by damage ... Ataxic cerebral palsy is known to decrease muscle tone. The most common manifestation of ataxic cerebral palsy is intention ( ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Brain Diseases: Cerebral Abscess
A localized cavity filled with pus secondary to a bacterial infection.
*  Human cytomegalovirus
Others are: Toxoplasmosis, Rubella, and Herpes simplex.) Congenital HCMV infection occurs when the mother suffers a primary ... Another 5% later develop cerebral calcification (decreasing IQ levels dramatically and causing sensorineural deafness and ...
*  Hydranencephaly
Though the cerebral cortex is absent, in most cases the fetal head remains enlarged due to the continued production by the ... In a number of cases where intrauterine infection was determined the causing factor, most involved toxoplasmosis and viral ... Hydranencephaly is an extreme form of porencephaly, which is characterized by a cyst or cavity in the cerebral hemispheres. ... Hydranencephaly is a condition in which the brain's cerebral hemispheres are absent to varying degrees and the remaining ...
*  Colpocephaly
Damage to the developing oligodendrocytes near the cerebral ventricles causes cerebral palsy as well as other demyelinating ... continuation of oral contraceptives exposure to alcohol intrauterine malnutrition intrauterine infections such as toxoplasmosis ... They stated that "in the apparent dilatation of the occipital horns...it represented a failure of development of the cerebral ... Corpus callosum is the band of white matter connecting the two cerebral hemispheres. The corpus callosum plays an extremely ...
*  Hydrocephalus
The cerebral aqueduct may be blocked at the time of birth or may become blocked later in life because of a tumor growing in the ... This condition is acquired as a consequence of CNS infections, meningitis, brain tumors, head trauma, toxoplasmosis, ... In the long term, some patients will need any of various types of cerebral shunt. It involves the placement of a ventricular ... Hydrocephalus ex vacuo also refers to an enlargement of cerebral ventricles and subarachnoid spaces, and is usually due to ...
*  Differential diagnoses of depression
June 2000). "Cerebral perfusion in chronic fatigue syndrome and depression". The British Journal of Psychiatry. 176: 550-6. doi ... Exposure to Toxoplasma gondii (seropositivity) without developing Toxoplasmosis has been proven to alter various ... While frequently misdiagnosed as depression, differences have been noted in rate of cerebral blood flow. CFS is underdiagnosed ... Toxoplasmosis; is an infection caused by Toxoplasma gondii an intracellular protozoan parasite. Humans can be infected in 3 ...
*  Minocycline
... also has been used as a "last-ditch" treatment for toxoplasmosis in AIDS patients. Minocycline is somewhat ... Minocycline was shown to be highly effective in conferring neuroprotection during murine cerebral malaria. Minocycline is no ... Apoorv TS, Babu PP (November 2016). "Minocycline prevents cerebral malaria, confers neuroprotection and increases survivability ... "Clarithromycin-Minocycline Combination as Salvage Therapy for Toxoplasmosis in Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency ...
*  Encephalitis
Lumbar puncture (spinal tap), this helps determine via a test using the cerebral-spinal fluid, obtained from the lumbar region ... such as toxoplasmosis, malaria, or primary amoebic meningoencephalitis, can also cause encephalitis in people with compromised ... Identification of poor prognostic factors include thrombocytopenia, cerebral edema, status epilepticus, and thrombocytopenia. ...
*  Aicardi-Goutières syndrome
... cerebral calcifications (accumulation of calcium deposits in the brain), white matter abnormalities, and cerebral atrophy; thus ... toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegalovirus, and herpes simplex virus), initially considered to be separate disorders, were later ... Cerebral atrophy: is seen frequently. Genetics: pathogenic mutations in any of the seven genes known to be involved in AGS. At ... abnormalities of the cerebral white matter and diffuse brain atrophy. An excess of white cells, chiefly lymphocytes, was found ...
*  Babesiosis
Cerebral babesiosis is suspected in vivo when neurological signs (often severe) are seen in cattle that are positive for B. ... Babesia species are in the phylum Apicomplexa, which also has the protozoan parasites that cause malaria, toxoplasmosis, and ... Outspoken red discoloration of the grey matter post mortem further strengthens suspicion of cerebral babesiosis. Diagnosis is ... Common sequelae include haemoglobinuria "red-water", disseminated intravascular coagulation, and "cerebral babesiosis" caused ...
*  HIV associated cardiomyopathy
Myocardial toxoplasmosis causes an increase in the myocardial fraction of creatine kinase (CK-MB). In situ hybridization or ... and encephalopathy are hypothesised to be linked by the HIV reservoir cells which are in the myocardium and cerebral cortex and ...
*  List of diseases (C)
Cerebral gigantism jaw cysts Cerebral gigantism Cerebral hypoxia Cerebral malformations hypertrichosis claw hands Cerebral ... Congenital v Congenital toxoplasmosis Congenital unilateral pulmonary hypoplasia Congenital vagal hyperreflexivity Congenital ... familial Cerebral amyloid angiopathy Cerebral aneurysm Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and ... leukoencephalopathy Cerebral calcification cerebellar hypoplasia Cerebral calcifications opalescent teeth phosphaturia Cerebral ...