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WHY THIS WEBSITE IS BLACK AND WHITE?

Previously, we asked why our website is Black and White?
Many viewer predicted correctly. It's all about comfortable reading experience. Our website designer team is working hard on two tasks:
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  2. How to optimize best reading experience on our website?
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CLINICAL VIGNETTE

An 18 year young old girl presented with generalized tonic clonic seizures (GTCS) in morning. She slept late night after watching movie on television. She had no history of fever or limb weakness. Her parents gave history of myoclonic jerk, especially on awakening. She had no family history of seizures. General physical and neurological examinations were normal. Her biochemical parameters including electrolytes were normal. Electroencephalography (EEG) study showed 3 Hz to 6 Hz polyspikes and waves discharges. The magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of brain was normal. Answer the following questions:

  1. What is the diagnosis of this patient?
  2. What is the best treatment for this condition
  3. What is the duration of treatment in this case?

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FEATURED OBJECTIVE QUESTION

True and False about Prion Disease:

  1. Kuru
  2. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  3. Fatal Familial Insomnia (FFI)
  4. Creutzfeldt - Jakob disease (CJD)
  5. Diffuse Lewy Body Disease (DLB)

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TODAY’S FEATURED TOPIC

RAGGED-RED FIBERS:

  • Mitochondrial Muscle Disease
  • Skeletal muscle show proliferation of degenerated mitochondria, under subsarcolemmal region of the muscle fibers.
  • Normal muscle on Modified Gomori trichrome stain blue or turquoise.
  • Mitochondrial muscle disease on Modified Gomori trichrome stain show mitochondrial proliferation as red or purple areas in the subsarcolemmal region.
  • Muscle fibers appear as “ragged-red fibers” (RRF) on modified Gömöri trichrome stain.

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HOW TO PREPARE FOR NEUROLOGY ENTRANCE EXAMINATION?

Many students frequently asked me about best Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) book in Neurology for entrance exam preparation. Which MCQs book should I read during Neurology Preparation. I have searched on Internet and major book publisher’s website with different criteria for Indian and International authors. I am able to list the following available books for neurology preparation.

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ONGOING EVENTS

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