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Challenge Case Report: Aseptic Meningitis Worsening With Treatment

Diagnosis should be re-evaluated when clinical situations change.

David Horvat, MD; Jack Lovell, DO; and Glen Cook Jr, MD

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Case Report: Seizure, Fever, Hallucinations, & Vision Loss

A circuitous route to dual diagnoses.

Elizabeth Carroll, MD; Asya I. Wallach, MD; Arielle Kurzweil, MD; Steven Frucht, MD; Thomas Berk, MD; Michael Boffa, MD; and Ilya Kister, MD

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Neuroimaging and Alzheimer’s Disease

Structural neuroimaging is an important ancillary diagnostic test for dementias, and molecular imaging has increasing utility.

Mary Ellen Koran, MD, PhD

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Brain Tumor Imaging

It is essential to be familiar with advanced MRI—perfusion, diffusion, spectroscopy, and susceptibility—for diagnosis of brain tumors.

Mona Shahriari, MD; and Parham Moftakhar, MD

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Ultrasound in Neuromuscular Medicine

Ultrasound is highly useful and an integrated complement to history, physical exam, and electrodiagnostic testing for neuromuscular disease.

Vanessa Baute Penry, MD; and Jared Hollinger, MD

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RAPID Automated CT Perfusion in Clinical Practice

When executed consistently and interpreted correctly, RAPID automated CT perfusion studies can identify appropriate candidates for thrombectomy.

Brady Laughlin, DO; Alex Chan, DO; Waimei Amy Tai, MD; and Parham Moftakhar, MD

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Neuroimaging Traumatic Brain Injuries

Imaging is of paramount importance to the overall care of people with TBIs

Collin Herman, MD; Chesney S. Oravec, MD; and Anand Karthik Sarma, MD

November/December 2019 teaser

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The Importance of Neuroimaging

Anand Karthik Sarma, MD

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Stroke Spotlight: Hypercoagulable States in Ischemic Stroke

An illustrative case and discussion.

Swarna Rajagopalan, MD

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Neuromuscular Notes: Rhabdomyolysis

A practical approach to diagnosis and management.

Farah El-Sadi, MD; and Aaron Izenberg, MD, FRCPC

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The New CPT Codes for Video-EEG

A guide to understanding the new CPT codes for billing of video-EEG monitoring that will be effective in January 2020.

Marc Nuwer, MD, PhD

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The First Seizure

Seizures need to be distinguished from other common differential diagnoses, and seizure type must be determined because it dictates management and counseling.

Christine Hung, MD

October 2019 teaser

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The Evolution of Seizure to Epilepsy

Although there may be far to go, we have come a long way from equating seizures with demonic possession and have more tools to address seizures and epilepsy.

Inna Keselman, MD, PhD

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Special Report: Neuro-oncology

Part 1. Epidemiology, clinical evaluation, and diagnosis

Brian J. Williams, MD

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Case Report: Complete Spinal Cord Injury

Emergency surgical cord decompression before functional paralysis can preserve function after spinal cord injury.

Reginald Lafleur, MD; Melissa Lafleur, MD; Steven Mandel, MD; and Jason A. Ellis, MD


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Case Report: Hemichorea in a Woman With Diabetes

Nonketotic hyperglycemic hemiballism-hemichorea can present radiographically before clinical symptoms are seen.

Erin Fiedler, DO; and José Biller, MD, FAAN, FACP, FAHA

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Challenge Case Report: Subacute Cognitive Decline

Margaret Yu, MD; Christian Sikorski, MD; Craig M. Horbinski, MD; and Rimas V. Lukas, MD

September 2019 teaser

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Neuromuscular Notes: Hereditary Neuropathy

It is becoming increasingly important to establish a molecular genetic diagnosis.

Trisha Multhaupt-Buell, MS, CGC; and Reza Sadjadi, MD

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Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

Imaging studies can differentiate Parkinson’s from other causes of parkinsonism.

Catherine L. Gallagher, MD

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Early Clinically Unsuspected Alzheimer’s Disease

Biomarkers can be important tools for diagnosis.

Georgette A. Khoury, MSN, APRN-BC; and Ira J. Goodman, MD

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