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*  DOUBLE ELEVATOR PALSY - sapatney
Ocular flutter, papillaedema, progressive ataxia, abnormal OKN, neurological exam. / CT scan of brain / brain-stem may show SOL ... Jampel, R.S.: Extraocular muscle action from brainstem stimulation of Macaque, Invest. Ophthalmol. 1:565, 1962. ... Acute onset of vertigo, nystagmus, tinnitus, nausea, abnormal OKN, neurological work-up and CT scan / MRI of brain may be ... CT scan abnormal.. Orbital tumors, upper part. Proptosis with globe pushed down, limitation of other movements also may be ...
  http://www.reocities.com/HotSprings/falls/2258/dblelevpalsy.htm
*  Abnormal DNA maintenance related... ( DNA like houses and cars needs ongoi...)
The strand is a long st...Products of normal cellular chemical reactions and DNA repair proteins...,Abnormal,DNA,maintenance, ... Double drug combo could shut down abnormal blood vessel growth that feeds disease. 4. Brain Scans of Hoarders Show Unique ... Myelodysplastic Syndrome Linked to Abnormal Stem Cells 7. Genome-wide analysis shows previously undetected abnormalities in ... Abnormal DNA maintenance related to cancer. ...DNA like houses and cars needs ongoing maintenance. Rays of ultravio...DNA ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Abnormal-DNA-maintenance-related-to-cancer-96328-1/
*  Abnormal carotid arteries found in children with kidn... ( A federally funded study led by rese...)
Abnormal,carotid,arteries,found,in,children,with,kidney,disease,medicine,medical news today,latest medical news,medical ... Double drug combo could shut down abnormal blood vessel growth that feeds disease. 2. Brain Scans of Hoarders Show Unique ... Myelodysplastic Syndrome Linked to Abnormal Stem Cells 5. Genome-wide analysis shows previously undetected abnormalities in ... Insecticide Linked to Brain Abnormalities in Kids. 10. Study Pinpoints New Abnormality in Athletes Heart. 11. Epilepsy Leads to ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Abnormal-carotid-arteries-found-in-children-with-kidney-disease-94644-1/
*  Anxiety Disorder Patients Process Emotions D... ( MRI scans show abnormal brain activit...)
MRI scans show abnormal brain activity researchers say ...THURSDAY Feb. 18 (HealthDay News) -- For those with the common mental ... MRI scans show abnormal brain activity, researchers say. THURSDAY, Feb. 18 (HealthDay News) -- For those with the common mental ... MRI scans show abnormal brain activity researchers say ...THURSDAY Feb. 18 (HealthDay News) -- For those with the common mental ... In the study, researchers gave MRI brain scans to 17 people with generalized anxiety disorder and 24 healthy people. The ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Anxiety-Disorder-Patients-Process-Emotions-Differently-66847-1/
*  Bickerstaff brainstem encephalitis - Wikipedia
In only 30% of cases is a MRI brain scan abnormal. Nerve conduction studies may show an axonal polyneuropathy.[citation needed ... Bickerstaff ER (1957). "Brain-stem encephalitis: further observations on a grave syndrome with benign prognosis". Br Med J. 1 ( ... Brain. OUP. 126 (10): 2279-90. doi:10.1093/brain/awg233. PMID 12847079. The Encephalitis Society - A Global resource on ... The EEG is often abnormal, but shows only slow wave activity, which also occurs in many other conditions, and so is of limited ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bickerstaff_brainstem_encephalitis
*  Brain tumors - primary | University of Maryland Medical Center
Often, doctors will inject the patient with a contrast material to make it easier to see abnormal tissues. A CT scan helps ... Brain stem gliomas develop in the lowest portion of the brain. The brain stem connects the cerebrum (the largest part of the ... Malignant Brain Tumors. A primary malignant brain tumor is one that originates in the brain itself. Although primary brain ... In some cases, however, such as most brain stem gliomas and other tumors located deep inside the brain, it may be too dangerous ...
  https://www.umm.edu/health/medical/reports/articles/brain-tumors-primary
*  Alzheimer's disease | Smore Newsletters
The next test is the computed tomography scan. This shows how the brain atrophies over time and if it's normal or abnormal. ... This determines whether the symptoms stem from a different neurologic infection. Final, the last test is the cerebral blood ... The disease itself causes increased and abnormal atrophy to the persons brain and nerve cells. In the brain, the disease causes ... This shows how the blood flow is to and from the brain. Since one of the symptoms is blockage of the blood vessels, this shows ...
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*  The Benefits of Exercise for the ADHD Brain
An ADHD expert explains how physical activity changes the brain & how exercise can be a supplemental treatment with medication ... This area is the key binding site for stimulants, and brain scans show it to be abnormal in children with ADHD. ... Subcortical and inner cortical layers of the brain easily benefit from ketones, including the brain stem. ... Exercise and the ADHD Brain: The Neuroscience of Movement]. Engage the Brain. According to the broad science, exercise tempers ...
  https://www.additudemag.com/the-adhd-exercise-solution/
*  The Parkinson Alliance.
Brain scanning and functional MRI provided parallell evidence of new dopamine transmitter function. Expansion of embryonic stem ... was a gradual restoration of abnormal motor signs consistent with the development of a new dopamine system in the rat brain. ... In the brain of Parkinson's disease (PD) patients, midbrain dopaminergic (DA) neurons are selectively degenerated. The clinical ... differentiation of naïve mouse embryonic stem cells into normal midbrain dopaminergic neurons by direct placement in the brain ...
  http://www.parkinsonalliance.net/print-research.php?ID=398
*  Intracavernous Administration of Adipose Stem Cells: A New Technique of Treating Erectile Dysfunction in Diabetic Patient,...
... and computed tomography scans for brain, chest, and abdomen), electrocardiogram, and funduscopy. All participants had only ... Anybody with an abnormal finding on these ancillary studies was excluded from this study. No immunosuppressive measures were ... Adipose Stem Cells; IIEF: International Index of Erectile Function; SC: Stem Cells; MSC: Mesenchymal Stem cells; T2D: Type 2 ... Stem cells mediate mechanism may contribute to these positive effects.. Keywords: Stem cell treatment; Erectly dysfunction; ...
  http://googlescholar.medcraveonline.com/scholars/article_fulltext/967
*  Glossary of TBI Medical Terms - MySummitServices.com
... abscesses or abnormal anatomy.. Brain Stem. The lower extension of the brain where it connects to the spinal cord. Neurological ... Effect when the back of the head is struck and the front of the brain is injured by the brain bouncing back and forth.. CT Scan ... Three membranes that cover the brain.. Midbrain. Smallest part of the brainstem and responsible for alertness and arousal.. ... Located in the middle section of the brain, the limbic system sits on top of the brain stem and is involved in emotions and ...
  http://www.mysummitservices.com/glossary-of-tbi-medical-terms.html
*  Joubert syndrome - Wikipedia
The disorder is characterized by absence or underdevelopment of the cerebellar vermis and a malformed brain stem (molar tooth ... Infants with abnormal breathing patterns should be monitored. The syndrome is associated with progressive worsening for kidneys ... sign), both of which can be visualized on a MRI scan. Together with this sign, the diagnosis is based on the physical symptoms ... Joubert syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive genetic disorder that affects the cerebellum, an area of the brain that controls ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joubert_syndrome
*  Promising activity of selinexor in the treatment of a patient with refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and central nervous...
In addition, PET scan showed a hypermetabolic occipital brain lesion without evidence of systemic lymphoma. The patient did not ... Abnormal lymphocytes in CSF were detected again by flow cytometry (0.75 cells/μL). PET scan did not show evidence of systemic ... attaining a second CR that was subsequently consolidated with an autologous stem cell transplantation conditioned with BEAM. ... In addition, PET scan showed laterocervical nodal involvement. Selinexor could not be restarted due to poor general condition ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/103/2/e92
*  Brain Imaging in Arteriovenous Malformation: Practice Essentials, Radiography, Computed Tomography
... typically located in the supratentorial part of the brain, in which arteries connect directly to veins without any intervening ... CT scans may show secondary signst that infer the presence of a dural AVM (ie, abnormal enlarged dural sinuses or draining ... Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) of the brain. A vertebral-injection image showing the collateral arterial supply stemming from ... CT scanning of the brain is the imaging test for evaluating acute headache or other acute mental status changes suggestive of ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/337220-overview
*  Evidence for white matter disruption in traumatic brain injury without macroscopic lesions | Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery...
Methods: DTI scans of healthy controls were compared with those of 23 patients with nmTBI who manifested cognitive impairments ... Results: A decline in fractional anisotropy around the genu, stem and splenium of the corpus callosum was shown by voxel-based ... Aim: To identify abnormal white matter projections in patients with nmTBI with cognitive impairments using diffusion tensor ... Fractional anisotropy values of the genu (0.47), stem (0.48), and splenium of the corpus callosum (0.52), and the column of the ...
  http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/77/7/850
*  Midline shift - Wikipedia
... because it is commonly associated with a distortion of the brain stem that can cause serious dysfunction evidenced by abnormal ... Midline shift is a shift of the brain past its center line. The sign may be evident on neuroimaging such as CT scanning. The ... Identifying the location of these structures on a damaged brains compared to an unaffected brain is another way of categorizing ... The severity of brain damage is determined by the magnitude of the change in symmetry. Another use is secondary screening to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midline_shift
*  Brain Tumor: Symptoms, Signs, Treatment, Surgery & Types
Brain tumor symptoms include headaches, nausea or vomiting, balance and walking problems, mood and personality changes, memory ... Learn about surgery, types of brain tumors, and other treatments. ... Primary brain tumors among adults are astrocytoma, meningioma, ... The pictures can show abnormal areas, such as a tumor.. *CT scan: An x-ray machine linked to a computer takes a series of ... Brain stem: The brain stem connects the brain with the spinal cord. It controls breathing, body temperature, blood pressure, ...
  https://www.medicinenet.com/brain_tumor/article.htm
*  New MR analysis technique reveals brain tumor response to anti-angiogenesis therapy - Healthcanal.com : Healthcanal.com
Lead author Emblem notes that VAI may help further improve understanding of how abnormal tumor blood vessels change during anti ... or PET scanning, which provides limited information and exposes patients to a dose of radiation," says Kyrre Emblem, PhD, of ... and in human patients have shown that the ability of anti-angiogenesis drugs to improve survival in cancer therapy stems from ... In the deadly brain tumor glioblastoma, MGH investigators found that anti-angiogenesis treatment alone significantly extends ...
  https://www.healthcanal.com/cancers/42032-new-mr-analysis-technique-reveals-brain-tumor-response-to-anti-angiogenesis-therapy.html
*  Brain Tumors in Children: 8 Warning Signs You Should Know
If a tumor sits near the brain stem, it can cause balance problems. Tumbles and falls are a regular part of life for most ... Because these bones are still malleable, a brain tumor could cause their head to grow in abnormal ways. If you notice a bulging ... Often, an MRI scan can determine whether a brain abnormality is causing the symptoms. ... The Most Common Brain Tumor: 5 Things You Should Know. A brain tumor diagnosis is scary, but not all tumors are malignant. Read ...
  https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/articles-and-answers/ask-the-expert/brain-tumors-in-children-8-warning-signs-you-should-know
*  Normal Appearing and Diffusely Abnormal White Matter in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis, Assessed with Quantitative MR :...
In particular, small differences were found between 1.5 T and 3.0 T in deep brain structures, the cerebellum and the brain stem ... In all, 50 healthy controls and 35 MS patients were scanned with qMRI in a total of 225 acquisitions. ... This work also demonstrated that qMRI could be used for brain tissue segmentation and volume estimation of the whole brain, ... The present work describes a novel method of qMRI for the human brain (QMAP), and a segmentation method based on this. The ...
  http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:686082
*  Deep Brain Stimulation Offers Hope in Depression
She had two different brain scans for insight into the structure and function of her brain under depression. ... The practice of putting electrodes into the brain and electrically stimulating at high frequency to calm abnormal hyperactive ... The limbic structures that regulate mood feed into the frontal cortex, striatum, thalamus, hypothalamus and brain stem. These ... a neurologist who began her career when brain scanning technology promised to reveal the secrets of the sick brain. ...
  http://dana.org/Cerebrum/Default.aspx?id=39396
*  91outcomes.com: December 2016
Brain maps based on MEG scan data highlight differences between Veterans with and without Gulf War illness. (Image courtesy of ... In one endeavor, scientists there are pursuing the theory that GWI stems from abnormal immune responses that lead to ... "When you see the results of a brain scan or pull up a blood test result and say, 'All that points to chronic multi-symptom ... Forty Vets with GWI and 46 without underwent a magnetoencephalography (MEG) scan, a brain imaging technique that tracks the ...
  http://www.91outcomes.com/2016/12/
*  Cytochrome C Oxidase Deficiency - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)
... the brain stem, cerebellum, basal ganglia). During CT scanning, a computer and x-rays are used to create a film showing cross- ... and severely reduced in brain and liver tissue cells. In addition, imaging studies or other tests may reveal abnormal fatty ... Computerized tomography (CT) scanning or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain may reveal abnormalities of certain ... Recessive genetic disorders occur when an individual inherits two copies of an abnormal gene for the same trait, one from each ...
  https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/cytochrome-c-oxidase-deficiency/
*  Kernohan's notch - Wikipedia
It is important to distinguish Kernohan's notch from direct brain stem injuries. Case studies have shown that in patients with ... A CT scan showed a subdural blood collection on the left side...these findings puzzled the attending neurologist as well as the ... The volume of blood flow across the dura created when the AVM burst caused compression of the brainstem on the level of the ... chronic subdural hematoma, a compressive deformity of the crus cerebri without an abnormal MRI signal may predict a better ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kernohan's_notch
*  Brain herniation - Wikipedia
Brain herniation can cause severe disability or death. In fact, when herniation is visible on a CT scan, the prognosis for a ... Brain herniation frequently presents with abnormal posturing a characteristic positioning of the limbs indicative of severe ... Increased pressure on the brainstem can result in dysfunction of the centers in the brain responsible for controlling ... Other possibilities resulting from brain stem distortion include lethargy, slow heart rate, and pupil dilation. Uncal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brain_herniation