Journal of Neurology and Neurosurgery

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  • Case report - Medical Published: Apr 26, 2017

    Sphenoid Sinus Mucocele with Bilateral Blindness

    Sphenoid sinus mucocele is a rare condition. Blindness is one of the complications described. It could be unilateral or bilateral. Late presentation is a major challenge as it leads to a poor outcome in the recovery of vision.

    -Tripathy LN*, Jain H, Basu S, Meher S, Ghosh R, Aniaku ID, and Mathew M

  • Case report - Medical Published: Apr 28, 2017

    Guillain-Barre Syndrome Following PCV vaccine

    Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) is a rapid-onset muscle weakness caused by the immune system attacking the peripheral nervous system. Although the causes still remain elusive, many studies in the past have linked GBS to vaccinations, such as influenza, but pneumococcal vaccine remains to be studied. This case report highlights a woman…

    -Nidhi Ravishankar

  • Case report - Medical Published: Mar 31, 2017

    Colpocephaly in Chudley-McCullough Syndrome

    Chudley-McCullough syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by congenital bilateral sensorineural hearing loss, partial corpus callosum agenesis, colpocephaly with a right-sided tendency and other brain abnormalities, such as an arachnoid cyst.

    -Adriaan RE. Potgieser, Erica H. Gerkes, and Eelco W. Hoving

  • Research article - Medical Published: Dec 20, 2016

    Tuberculous Meningitis in Patients Living with HIV

    Tuberculosis Meningitis (TBM) is a devastating manifestation of tuberculosis (TB) caused by the hematogenous spread of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. TBM is particularly severe in HIV infected patients. In Morocco, TB and HIV are the main public health problems; the rate of TBM has not been well defined. The objective of this…

    -ELFane Mouna, Sodqi Mustapha, Dollo Ibrahim, Badi Hanane, Chakib Abdelfettah, Zine Karima, Marih Lat

  • Case report - Medical Published: Nov 25, 2016

    Shunting the Diagnosis: A Case of Cavernoma Induced Hydrocephalus and Secondary Cluster-Like Headaches

    Cavernomas are thin dilated vascular channels that lack smooth muscle or neural tissue. In this case report, the patient had headaches attacks that resembled cluster headaches and cavernomas causing obstructive hydrocephalus requiring surgical intervention. Her cluster headaches did not improve with resolution of her hydrocephalus, but responded to treatment with…

    -Paul G. Mathew and Huma U. Sheikh