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Surgical Treatment of AHT through Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) acts on extensive brain networks, modifying the neurons, glia, extracellular matrix and the neurotransmitters produced which probably have a neuroprotective effect.

What is polycystic kidney disease?

Polycystic Kidney Disease is an inherited disorder in which groups of cysts are mainly developed inside the kidneys, which causes these to enlarge and lose their function over time

What are boils and how are they treated?

A boil (or furuncle) is a painful, firm, deep and erythematous inflammatory nodule, which appears around the hair follicles and it gradually grows to form a fluctuant abscess.

Adult-acquired Flatfoot due to posterior tibial tendon...

The adult-acquired flatfoot has a most frequent cause the posterior tibial tendon dysfunction which brings as consequence a flattening of the vault foot, calcaneous's (heel) deformity.

What is the Hepatorenal Syndrome?

The Hepatorenal Syndrome can appear spontaneously or after a precipitant factor. It is an entity that appear in advanced phases of cirrhosis and it is associated with a bad forecast.

Bilateral Lens Subluxation, in a Pseudoexfoliative Syndrome

Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome (PEX) is a systematic disease distinguished by the production and deposit of extracellular fibrillar material on the surface of several eye tissues and extraocular.

Therapeutic guidelines for Multiple Sclerosis. Part 2

General description Pharmacological treatments for Multiple Sclerosis have evolved a lot in the past 20 years. Until 1995 there were...

What is Multiple Sclerosis? Part 1

General description The first anatomical and pathological descriptions of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) were made by Cruveilhier (1835)...

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