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Neuropsychological and psychiatric disorders represent a major concern and cause of disabilities after the trauma, contributing to worse recovery after traumatic brain injury (TBI). However, the lack of well-defined parameters to evaluate patient's psychiatric disorders leads to a wide range of diagnoses and symptoms. The aim of this study was to perform a(More)
The authors reviewed 312 cases of solitary and multiple osteochondromas seen in SARAH Hospital for the Locomotor System during a period of 13 years-from 1982 to 1994. They selected six cases of patients with osteochondromas of the spine, corresponding to 1.92% of the total number of diagnosed cases of this entity. The selected cases were submitted to(More)
The intramedullary localization of schwannomas is rare, corresponding to 0.3% of all intraspinal tumors. The authors report the case of a 52-year-old white female patient that presented with symptoms of spinal compression by the presence of an intramedullary schwannoma at the level C4-C6. There were no symptoms of neurofibromatosis, entity frequently(More)
INTRODUCTION Nemaline myopathy is a type of congenital myopathy which presents with hypotonia, muscle weakness which is predominantly proximal, lax ligaments, areflexia and skeletal deformities. It is characterized by the presence of intrasarcolemal or intranuclear rods which can be seen with the red color optical microscope using the Gomori technique, and(More)
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