236 Results for Central Nervous System Infections

  1. Is Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Still Viable for MS?

    ... need to be given a chance, but “earlier might be better than later because once you start getting damage to the central nervous system we can't really fix that.”He said the upcoming trial will likely include cost...

    • FitzGerald, Susan
    • Neurology Today
    • May 18, 2017
  2. Parkinson's-Hepatitis Link Confirmed in New Study

    ... that infection primes the nervous system for development of PD.“We don't yet have an explanation for the hepatitis-Parkinson's connection,” said the first author of the new study, Julia Pakpoor, BA, BM BCh

    • Robinson, Richard
    • Neurology Today
    • May 04, 2017
  3. In the Clinic-Neurosarcoidosis: Infliximab Is Found to Be Effective for Treating Neurosarcoidosis

    ..., controlled trials focused on treatments for central nervous system (CNS) sarcoidosis, according to background information in the study, and doctors have had to rely on their clinical experience and limited information ...

    • Fitzgerald, Susan
    • Neurology Today
    • November 16, 2017
  4. In the Clinic-Concussion and Multiple Sclerosis: Concussions in Adolescence Found to Double Risk of Developing MS

    ... the risk.“The reason that a brain injury may increase MS risk,” the paper hypothesized, is “possibly due to initiation of an autoimmune process in the central nervous system. Although prior studies of MS and concussions

    • Hurley, Dan
    • Neurology Today
    • November 02, 2017
  5. A Potential Skin Biopsy Biomarker for Differentiating DLB from Other Dementias

    ... as a diagnostic test for DLB, but as a marker of central nervous system Lewy body disease, so this paper complements the prior research.”“It's very exciting. These are a set of papers that together are making a theme

    • Shaw, Gina
    • Neurology Today
    • September 07, 2017

    ... central nervous system infections. Nine cases were fatal.To combat the spread of the virus, the CDC recommends increased surveillance for the virus, aimed at early detection, as well as increased mosquito-control...

    • Neurology Today
    • August 01, 2002