Items tagged “neuro”

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Neuroradiology for students (curriculum)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Neuroradiology curriculum for medical students is broadly split into content that refers to imaging (the test and findings) and conditions that are considered key for this stage of training.
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Subdural hemorrhage (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Subdural hemorrhage (SDH) is a collection of blood between the dura and the arachnoid layers of the meninges. They are common and can occur in any age range, usually related to a history of head trauma. Prognosis tends to d...
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Subarachnoid hemorrhage (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is bleeding into the subarachnoid space. This is usually found centrally (around the circle of Willis) but can occur in other parts of the brain. Reference article This is a summary article; ...
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Multiple sclerosis (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic demyelinating condition affecting the central nervous system. Diagnosis requires good history, clinical examination, appropriate imaging, and laboratory tests (cerebrospinal fluid for Ig...
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Cerebral contusions

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Derek Smith
Published 16 Feb 2015
87% complete
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Chronic subdural hemorrhage (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 03 Feb 2015
98% complete
CT
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Traumatic brain injury (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 04 Feb 2015
98% complete
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Spinal fracture with cauda equina syndrome (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 04 Feb 2015
95% complete
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Right MCA Infarction (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 04 Feb 2015
98% complete
CT
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Extra-axial hemorrhages with skull fracture (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 04 Feb 2015
95% complete
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Left PCA infarct (teaching)

 Diagnosis not applicable
UoE Radiology
Published 06 Feb 2015
68% complete
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Multiple sclerosis (teaching)

Few dark patches ...
 Diagnosis almost certain
UoE Radiology
Published 06 Feb 2015
86% complete
MRI
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Hemorrhagic stroke: basal ganglia (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 06 Feb 2015
95% complete
CT
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Subarachnoid hemorrhage (teaching)

 Diagnosis certain
UoE Radiology
Published 06 Feb 2015
98% complete
CT
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Spinal cord compression (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Spinal cord compression is a surgical emergency and if unrecognised or untreated, can result in irreversible neurological damage and disability. If the spinal roots below the conus medullaris are involved, it is termed caud...
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Stroke (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Stroke is a clinical diagnosis where an acute neurological deficit follows a cerebrovascular insult. There are two main groups of stroke: ischemic (>80%) or hemorrhagic (<20%) 1. Reference article This is a summary articl...
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Intracranial tumors (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Intracranial tumors comprise a heterogeneous group of tumors. In adult patients, the majority represent metastatic disease with a smaller proportion being primary brain tumors. Metastasis to the brain occurs, most commonly,...
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Cerebral abscess (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Cerebral abscesses represent focal areas of infection within brain parenchyma, usually containing pus and having a thick capsule. They typically have enhancing walls and can mimic a number of other significant pathologies. ...
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Skull fractures (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Skull fractures usually occur following significant head injury and may herald underlying neurological pathology. Reference article This is a summary article; read more in our article on skull fractures. Summary anatomy...
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Posterior circulation infarct

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Derek Smith
Published 18 Feb 2015
98% complete
CTMRI

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