Volume 6 Issue 2



Homocysteine and Peripheral Neuropathy

Rebecca T. Hsu, Favio Bumanlag, Anita K. Mehta, Xiaohong Si, Yun Yuan, Nae J. Dun and Jin Jun Luo
Elevated plasma level of homocysteine (eHcy) has been observed to be related to various neurological conditions including peripheral neuropathy (PN).

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Cardiac Autonomic Function with Iron Deficiency Anemia

Sherifa A. Hamed, Ali F. Elhadad, Refaat F. Abdel-aal and Enas A. Hamed
Iron deficiency (ID) and its anemia (IDA) are the most prevalent nutritional deficiency worldwide. Dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system (ANS) is a consequence of anemia regardless to its type.

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Levetiracetam Induced Steven Johnson Syndrome with Acute Kidney Injury

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

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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