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Research & Reviews  133 results

Carotid body tumors: A retrospective case series of 11 patients.
The Nurse Practitioner; Ratliff CR, Strider DV

Jan 27th, 2023 - Carotid body tumors (CBTs) are uncommon neuroendocrine tumors located near the carotid bifurcation within the carotid body. CBTs are slow-growing; affected individuals may remain asymptomatic for years and are often diagnosed incidentally followin...

Exploratory Study of the Brain Response in Facial Synkinesis after Bell Palsy with Syst...
AJNR. American Journal of Neuroradiology; Krane NA, Loyo M et. al.

Dec 28th, 2022 - Facial synkinesis, characterized by unintentional facial movements paired with intentional movements, is a debilitating sequela of Bell palsy. Our aim was to determine whether persistent peripheral nerve changes arising from Bell palsy result in p...

Association of Overweight and Obesity With Bell Palsy in Children.
Pediatric Neurology; Breitling V, Leha A et. al.

Dec 13th, 2022 - In the Division of Pediatric Neurology at the University Medical Center Göttingen we observed that many patients with Bell palsy are overweight or obese. To evaluate whether overweight and obesity are associated with increased risk of Bell palsy i...

Efficacy of Prednisolone for Bell Palsy in Children: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placeb...
Neurology Babl FE, Herd D et. al.

Aug 26th, 2022 - Corticosteroids are used to treat the early stages of idiopathic facial paralysis (Bell's palsy) in children, but their effectiveness is uncertain. We set out to determine if prednisolone improves the proportion of children with Bell's palsy with ...

Staged and Combined Approach for Resection of Giant Posterior Fossa and Temporal Bone S...
World Neurosurgery; Fredrickson VL, Mortimer V et. al.

Aug 11th, 2022 - Vestibular schwannomas have an estimated incidence of 1.09/100,000 people, representing 6%-10% of intracranial tumors.1-4 Rarer giant vestibular schwannomas are defined by an extrameatal diameter of ≥4 cm and can be difficult to treat because of d...

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Guidelines  1 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Cerebrovascular Disease-Child.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Robertson RL et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Stroke is an uncommon but an important and under-recognized cause of morbidity and mortality in children. Strokes may be due to either brain ischemia or intracranial hemorrhage. Common symptoms of pediatric acute stroke include headache, vomiting,...

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News  28 results

Malpractice Case: How Diagnosis and Handoff Mishaps Led to Patient's Severe Stroke Outcome

Jun 22nd, 2022 - It's well understood that physicians have limited time to treat patients with stroke before the disease progresses and outcomes can worsen. This case illustrates how differing opinions by remote and in-person physicians — followed by system breakd...

Bell's Palsy More Likely After COVID Infection Than After Vaccine

Jun 24th, 2021 - People with COVID-19 were more likely to develop Bell's palsy (peripheral facial nerve palsy) than people who were vaccinated against the virus, an analysis of medical records showed. Matching COVID-19 patients with vaccinated individuals showed t...

COVID-19 Vaccination Recommended for Rheumatology Patients

Feb 24th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. People with rheumatic diseases should get vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2 as soon as possible, the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) recommends...

Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Gets Positive Review From FDA Staff

Dec 15th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. US regulators on Tuesday posted a largely positive review of Moderna Inc's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, signaling that the nation might soon have a second ...

Prenatal Flu Vaccine Not Linked to Adverse Early Childhood Outcomes

Aug 5th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - In utero exposure to influenza vaccines doesn't appear to contribute to mortality, morbidity or adverse health outcomes in children under five years of age, a systematic review suggests. Researchers identified 3,647 studies done...

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