Neurodegenerative Disease – Comparison

Disease Epidemiology and Aetiology Pathology Onset and Progression Clinical Features Investigations Treatment Parkinson’s Disease Present in 0.5-1% of the over 60’s Cause essentially unknown. Some cases due to rare genetic defects, other cases the...

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Neurofibromatosis

There are two types of neurofibromatosis, both inherited in an autosomal dominant manner, although some cases arise from spontaneous mutation. It results in benign tumours of the nervous system and bony and dermatological deformities....

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Neuropathic Pain

Introduction Neuropathic pain is pain caused by injury or disease of the peripheral or central nervous system. Sometimes colloquially called “nerve irritation pain”. It is one of the major causes of chronic pain. It...

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