Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain parenchyma, resulting from the direct entry of viruses. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis is a brain and spinal cord inflammation that is caused by an inflammatory response to a virus or other foreign protein. Both diseases are usually caused by viruses. Symptoms may include fever, headache, an altered mental status, seizures or focal neurological deficits. The diagnosis requires CSF analysis and neuro-radiological imaging. There is…

September 3, 2018

Basics Of the Nervous System: Facts and How it Works

ਏਪੀਲੇਪਸ, ਨਿਊਓਲਗਿਲਿਆ, ਸਟ੍ਰੋਕ, ਮੈਨਿਨਜਾਈਟਿਸ, ਏਨਸੇਫਲਾਈਟਿਸ, ਪੋਲੀਓ
January 26, 2016

The nervous system is a very elaborate collection of connected nerves and cells that are called neurons. These neurons transmit signals to different areas of the body. This serves as the electrical system wiring. Structurally, the nervous system has two different components, the central nervous sum, and he peripheral nervous system. According to the National Institutes of Health, the central nervous system is made of brain, spinal cord, and nerves….