This, the least common MS disease course, carries the worst prognosis. Treatments are urgently needed to prevent or delay the rapid disease progression.
Choosing a technique for a particular drug resistant patient is a judgment call based on the results of the patient’s monitoring, clinician experience, and many other factors.
Five recent studies offer new insights on migraine headaches-- its pathophysiologic underpinnings and various modes of therapy.
This infographic spotlights the most common unexpected claim denials in medicine nationwide, with a special focus on neurology.
Serum testing for NMDAR and other autoantibodies is fraught with pitfalls, and careful clinical consideration is important.
In this podcast, Ann Scher, PhD, lead author in a recently published study, gives a succinct overview of the details and briefly discusses what the findings may suggest.
Childhood obesity is another potentially modifiable factor to reduce the risk of multiple sclerosis.
If an anti-NMDAR patient has evidence of demyelination on MRI, look for other antibodies that may complicate the picture.
A sudden severe headache with emesis brings a 35-year-old man to the ED. Research on his smart phone has satisfied him that this is a post-coital event and therefore, harmless. He refuses a lumbar puncture.
A 35-year-old Asian man presents to the emergency department with a severe headache.
Five recent studies on multiple sclerosis offer new insights: the take-home points are featured in this slide show.
Chiari 1 malformation was found to be the cause of this man's year's long history of headache and severe neck pain. Here: a quick quiz on this anomaly.
With this tumor, the most frequent complaints are headaches and ataxia; a third of patients have associated cranial nerve palsies and long tract dysfunction. Your dx?
Tango may be not only a vibrant dance of passion but also a therapeutic one. Symptoms and socialization may be improved.
Does smell identification have any predictive value for later Alzheimer disease?