Volume 6 Issue 2

Levetiracetam Induced Steven Johnson Syndrome with Acute Kidney Injury

Dhananjay Gupta, Nikith Shetty, Mahendra Javali, Pradeep R, Anish Mehta, Purshottam T. Acharya and Srinivasa

Levetiracetam is a newer anti-epileptic drug and has a novel mechanism of action, that is modulation of synaptic neuro-transmitter release. Due to its good oral tolerability, wide therapeutic range and minimal systemic adverse effects, it is gaining popularity in a wide spectrum of seizure disorders.

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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: A Review of Nomenclature, Diagnostic Criteria and Management Strategies

Dhananjay Gupta, Pradeep R, Anish Mehta, Mahendra Javali, Purshottam T. Acharya and Srinivasa Rangasetty
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH) is a disorder characterized by elevated intracranial pressure without an identifiable underlying aetiology. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis and neuro-imaging may be normal, though certain MRI signs have been described which can help in establishing the diagnosis of IIH.

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