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Unusual painful trigeminal neuropathy caused by Racemose neurocysticercosis
(Pain Medicine (United States), 2016-05-01) [Carta]
Decompressive craniectomy for stroke in Brazil
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2017-11-01) [Editorial]
Decompressive Hemicraniectomy in a South American Population - Morbidity and Outcomes Analysis
(Plos One, 2016-01-14) [Artigo]
Background Malignant cerebral artery strokes have a poor prognosis, with nearly 80% of mortality in some series despite intensive care. After a large randomized trial, decompressive hemicraniectomy has been performed more ...
Ancient Observation of Spinal Cord Injury: The Case of the Assyrian Lion
(World Neurosurgery, 2018-08-01) [Artigo]
The description of paraplegia is considered a milestone in the history of neurology. The Egyptians provided excellent descriptions of spinal cord injuries, the Bible has several references to paraplegia, and, more recently, ...
Analysis of cerebrospinal fluid in racemose form of neurocysticercosis
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2015-10-01) [Artigo]
The present work aimed to evaluate the pattern of CSF alterations in patients diagnosed with neurocysticercosis (NCC) in racemose form. Method: This is a retrospective cohort study of patients with diagnosis of NCC in ...
Clinical Symptoms, Imaging Features and Cyst Distribution in the Cerebrospinal Fluid Compartments in Patients with Extraparenchymal Neurocysticercosis
(Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2016-11-01) [Artigo]
Extraparenchymal neurocysticercosis has an aggressive course because cysts in the cerebrospinal fluid compartments induce acute inflammatory reactions. The relationships between symptoms, imaging findings, lesion type and ...
Effect of Albendazole Treatment in an Experimental Model of Neurocysticercosis-Induced Hydrocephalus
(Brazilian Neurosurgery-arquivos Brasileiros De Neurocirurgia, 2019-03-01) [Artigo]
Hydrocephalus is a major concern in neurocysticercosis (NCC), and its management is more challenging than that of hydrocephalus caused by other etiologies. Even though albendazole is a well-established drug for the treatment ...
Effect of Albendazole Treatment in an Experimental Model of Neurocysticercosis-Induced Hydrocephalus (vol 38, pg 25, 2019)
(Brazilian Neurosurgery-arquivos Brasileiros De Neurocirurgia, 2019-03-01) [Errata]
Taenia crassiceps injection into the subarachnoid space of rats simulates radiological and morphological features of racemose neurocysticercosis
(Child's Nervous System, 2017-01-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: Neurocysticercosis is a major public health concern. Although its eradication appears feasible, the disease remains endemic in developing countries and has emerged again in Europe and in the USA. Basic studies on ...