Ring Lesions of the Brain
- Benigh Hepatic Messenchymal Hamartoma (HMH) -- A Case Report. PATEL, SHAILESHKUMAR RADHESHYAM; MISRA, VATSALA; VERMA, KACHNAR; GUPTA, POOJA; DHINGRA, VISHAL // Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research;Mar2014, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p119
A one-year-old male child presented with progressive enlargement of abdomen and loss of appetite which he had suffered from, since 4 months. Physical examination showed a palpable mass in right hypochondrium. Ultrasonography and MRI showed a solid mass arising from right lobe of liver. The...
- Your Body Knows. Shabir, Nadia // Azizah;Sep2011, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p101
A personal narrative is presented which explores the challenges faced by the author in living with and recovering from anorexia.
- Sweet Perfection. McDonald, Christina // Teen Ink;Oct2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p19
The article discusses the author's experience of overcoming anorexia.
- Why tube feeding may be the wrong answer. Olender, Lynda // RN;Jun89, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p43
Deals with assessing the cause of patient's loss of appetite. Factors that may cause impaired taste; Causes of anorexia; Information on when to suspect metabolic disorder.
- Motor Performance and Anatomic Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Basal Ganglia in Autism. Hardan, Antonio Y.; Kilpatrick, Megan; Keshavan, Matcheri S.; Minshew, Nancy J. // Journal of Child Neurology;May2003, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p317
This study was conducted to examine the volume of the basal ganglia in individuals with autism and to evaluate whether performance on specific motor tasks correlated with the volume of these structures. Volumetric measurements of the caudate nucleus and putamen were obtained from magnetic...
- Moyamoya Disease Presented With Migrainelike Headache in a 4-Year-Old Girl. Aydin, K�rsad; Okuyaz, �etin; C�c�ener, Kivilcim; Serdaroglu, Ayse; Akpek, Sergin // Journal of Child Neurology;May2003, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p361
A 4-year-old girl was admitted to our department with the complaints of severe headache, nausea, vomiting, and photophobia. She had a 1-year history of migrainelike headache that occurred every 1 to (2 months. Her neurologic examination was normal, but T[sub2]-weighted axial magnetic resonance...
- Large Capillary Telangiectasia and Developmental Venous Anomaly of the Basal Ganglia: an Unusual Finding. De Gennaro, A.; Manzo, G.; Serino, A.; Fenza, G.; Manto, A. // Neuroradiology Journal;Dec2012, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p744
Brain capillary telangiectasias are small, benign, asymptomatic, angiographically occult lesions that are incidentally discovered either at autopsy or on MR imaging in most cases. They are commonly located in the pons and can be associated with other vascular malformations. We describe a case of...
- Germinoma located in the basal ganglia in an 8-year-old girl. O. Klein; J. Voirin; T. Civit; J. Auque; J. Marchal // Child's Nervous System;Jan2007, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p105
AbstractCase report??The authors describe a unique case of an 8-year-old girl with a germinoma located in the left basal ganglia. Medical history begins 5?months before with a central diabetes insipidus, loss of weight (5?kg at admission), vomiting and asthenia. Computed tomography (CT) and...
- Reward system activation in schizophrenic patients switched from typical neuroleptics to olanzapine. Schlagenhauf, Florian; Juckel, Georg; Koslowski, Michael; Kahnt, Thorsten; Knutson, Brian; Dembler, Theresa; Kienast, Thorsten; Gallinat, Jürgen; Wrase, Jana; Heinz, Andreas // Psychopharmacology;Mar2008, Vol. 196 Issue 4, p673
High blockade of dopamine D2 receptors in the ventral striatum including the nucleus accumbens may interfere with reward anticipation and cause secondary negative symptoms such as apathy or anhedonia. This may not be the case with newer neuroleptics such as olanzapine, which show less dopamine...