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Nervous System and Brain

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Signs and Symptoms: Neurologic Manifestations | Pain | Information Processing Disorders | Language Disorders | Learning Disorders | Perceptual Disorders

Central Nervous System: Brain Diseases | Brain Injury | Infections | Malformations | Spinal Cord Diseases | Spinal Cord Injury

Other Diseases and Disorders: Autoimmune Nervous System Diseases | Autonomic Nervous System Diseases | Cranial Nerve Disorders | Degenerative Nervous System Diseases | Dementias | Headache and Migraine | Motor Neuron Diseases | Movement Disorders | Peripheral Nerve Disorders | Sleep Disorders

Other Topics: General Nervous System and Brain | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Neural Transplantation | Surgery

Brain Diseases

(Jump to: General Information | Alpers' Disease | CADASIL | Central Pontine Myelinosis | Epilepsy | Familial Idiopathic Basal Ganglia Calcification | Hydrocephalus | Intracranial Hypertension | Leukodystrophy | Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome | Reye's Syndrome | Tumors )

General Information
Cerebellar Degeneration:NINDS
Cerebellar Hypoplasia:NINDS
Cerebral Atrophy:NINDS
Brain Diseases: MedlinePlus

Alpers' Disease
Alpers' Disease:NINDS

CADASIL:United Leukodystrophy Foundation
CADASIL:Genetics Home Reference, NLM

Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Central Pontine Myelinolysis:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Central Pontine Myelinolysis:NINDS

See Epilepsy

Familial Idiopathic Basal Ganglia Calcification
Fahr's Syndrome:NINDS

Hydrocephalus Fact Sheet:NINDS
Hydrocephalus Diagnosed in Young and Middle-Aged Adults (SHYMA):Hydrocephalus Association [PDF]
Adult Onset Hydrocephalus:AANS
About Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus:Hydrocephalus Association [PDF]

Intracranial Hypertension
Pseudotumor Cerebri:NINDS
What is IH?:Intracranial Hypertension Research Foundation
Pseudotumor Cerebri:North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
Treatment: Medication and Surgery:Intracranial Hypertension Research Foundation

See Leukodystrophy

Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome:NINDS

Reye's Syndrome
Reye's Syndrome:NINDS
Treatment of Reye's Syndrome:National Reye's Foundation
Reye Syndrome:MedlinePlus

See Cancer, Brain and Spinal Tumors

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