Tag: BSN Notes: Neurology

BSN Notes: Neurology- Brain Abscess

Brain Abscess·                  A brain abscess is a collection of infectious material within the tissue of the brain. It accounts for ...

BSN Notes: Neurology- Encephalitis

EncephalitisInflammation of brain.·               Commonly diagnosed cause is viral infection·          Bacteria , fungi and parasites·          Common viral causes of encephalitis include ...

BSN Notes: Neurology- Neurocysticercosis

Neurocysticercosis Cysticercosis is a parasitic infection that results from ingestion of eggs from the adult tapeworm, Taenia solium. When cysticercosis involves the central nervous system, it is ...

Meningitis

MeningitisDefinition -it is an inflammation of the lining around the brain and spinal cord caused by bacteria /viruses. Meningitis is ...