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Screen routinely for central neurologic disorders - ModernMedicine



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Screen routinely for central neurologic disorders 
ModernMedicine
... practices that pediatricians should be incorporating routinely in their evaluations as a screen for neurologic problems. Her focus was on macrocephaly, brachial plexus injury, hypotonia, global developmental delay, seizures, and neurocutaneous ...

 


Scientists Somehow Just Discovered a New System of Vessels in Our Brains - The Atlantic



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Scientists Somehow Just Discovered a New System of Vessels in Our Brains 
The Atlantic
Sleep disturbances are a common feature in Alzheimer's and other neurologic disorders, and it's possible that inadequate clearing of the brain's waste products is related to exacerbating or even causing the disease. In a 2016 study, also in mice ...

 


Parkinsonism Diagnosis Linked to Cognitive Deficits - Neurology Advisor



Neurology Advisor
 
Parkinsonism Diagnosis Linked to Cognitive Deficits 
Neurology Advisor
Investigators analyzed 7386 dementia- and parkinsonism-free patients from the Rotterdam Study to determine whether future cognitive deficits correlated with a heightened risk for neurologic movement disorders commonly experienced in Parkinson disease ...

 


Neurology Today Conference Reporter: CNS Annual Meeting - LWW Journals (blog)



Neurology Today Conference Reporter: CNS Annual Meeting 
LWW Journals (blog)
KANSAS CITY, MO?A thorough neurological exam may be more effective than ordering diagnostic tests in suspected cases of functional acute neurological disorders (or conversion disorders) in children, according to a retrospective review of medical ...

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Hematopoietic Stem Cells Transplantation Market - Over 50% Incremental Growth to Originate from EMEA | Technavio - Business Wire (press release)



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Hematopoietic Stem Cells Transplantation Market - Over 50% Incremental Growth to Originate from EMEA | Technavio 
Business Wire (press release)
These banks are the primary source for a genetic match and HSC. The application of HSCT in other diseases such as autoimmune disease, cardiovascular disease, neurological disease, and other blood-related disorders is expected to fuel the demand for ...

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Leukodystrophy Expert Discusses H-ABC - Rare Disease Report



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Leukodystrophy Expert Discusses H-ABC 
Rare Disease Report
One of her doctors, Adeline Vanderver, MD, is an Attending Physician in the Division of Neurology, Program Director of the Leukodystrophy Center, and Jacob A. Kamens Endowed Chair in Neurologic Disorders and Neuroptherapeutics at Children's Hospital ...

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Baylor physician-scientist named 2017 STAT Wunderkind - Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)



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Baylor physician-scientist named 2017 STAT Wunderkind 
Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)
She is being recognized for her work on GABA-signaling pathways and how they relate to Rett syndrome and other childhood neurological disorders. These inhibitory (gamma-amino-butyric-acid [GABA]-ergic) neurons make up only 15 to 20 percent of the ...

 


Ebola Survivors Affected by Variety of Neurologic Symptoms - Medscape



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Ebola Survivors Affected by Variety of Neurologic Symptoms 
Medscape
This formed the basis of a database that Jeanne Billioux, MD, from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) in Bethesda, Maryland, calls a "goldmine of information about Ebola." As part of the NINDS Partnership for Research ...

 


Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMS) Sees Heavy ... - HugoPress



Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMS) Sees Heavy ... 
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Trading volume for Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was 841K by the end of trading on Tuesday. Overall, volume was up 564.33% over the stocks normal daily ...
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PANDAS and PANS: No easy answers for severe disorders in children - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



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PANDAS and PANS: No easy answers for severe disorders in children 
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
She said Children's has an inpatient team that can collect all the necessary medical information to investigate neurologic conditions when the cause isn't clear. Diagnosing PANDAS means ruling out other possible explanations. A single opinion piece ...

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