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  1. MERRF Syndrome

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report MERRF Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  2. Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report Lennox Gastaut Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  3. CADASIL

    WebMD discusses CADASIL, a rare genetic disorder, and its causes, symptoms, and treatments.

  4. Alzheimer's Disease

    Alzheimer's disease is a progressive condition of the brain affecting memory,thought and language. The degenerative changes of Alzheimer's disease lead to patches or plaques in the brain and the entanglement of nerve fibers (neurofibrillary tangles). Memory loss and behavioral changes occur as a result of these changes in brain tissue. ...

  5. Pyridoxine-Dependent Epilepsy

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report Pyridoxine - Dependent Seizures is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  6. Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

    ImportantIt is possible that the main title of the report Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.

  7. Guillain Barré Syndrome

    Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) is a rare,rapidly progressive disorder that consists of inflammation of the nerves (polyneuritis) and,usually causing muscle weakness,sometimes progressing to complete paralysis. Although the precise cause of GBS is unknown,a viral or respiratory infection precedes the onset of the syndrome in about half of the cases. This has led to the theory that GBS may be ...

  8. Ménière's Disease

    Meniere's Disease is a disorder characterized by recurrent prostrating dizziness (vertigo),possible hearing loss and ringing sounds (tinnitus). It is associated with dilation of the membranous labyrinth (endolymphatic hydrops) in the ear. ...

  9. Empty Sella Syndrome

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report Empty Sella Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  10. Meningitis, Bacterial

    Bacterial Meningitis is a central nervous system disease caused by certain types of bacteria. Meningitis is characterized by inflammation of the membranes (meninges) around the brain or spinal cord. Inflammation can begin suddenly (acute) or develop gradually (subacute). Major symptoms may include fever,headache,and a stiff neck,sometimes with aching muscles. Nausea,vomiting and other ...

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