Nirmal Surya

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BACKGROUND Chemical thrombolysis in cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) is one of the treatment options and the data is limited. SETTINGS AND DESIGN Prospective observational nonrandomized study. SUBJECTS AND METHODS This is a prospective study of 10 patients (six females and four males) admitted between May 2007 and June 2013. Grading system proposed by(More)
Twenty patients with vasculitic neuropathy were analyzed. Sixteen of the twenty presented with classic mononeuritis multiplex but four had distal, symmetrical, sensorimotor polyneuropathy. Though vasculitic neuropathy is classically associated with Collagen vascular syndromes like, polyarteritis nodosa, rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosis,(More)
The traditional concept of a clear demarcation between the vascular supply of the internal capsule and the thalamus cannot be regarded as absolute. Two cases of sensorimotor stroke due to posterior cerebral artery territory infarction are described, with CT evidence of internal capsular involvement.
We report a case of an immunocompetent patient who presented with a short history of unilateral cerebellar lesion later proven as toxoplasmosis on histopathology. The case highlights that patients with G6PD deficiency are more prone to develop fatal toxoplasma infections than those individuals with normal G6PD activity.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic progressive disease which is one of the leading causes of handicap in young subjects. The large range of symptoms associated with MS lead to continuing decline in neurologic status and quality of life. The coexistence of physical and cognitive impairments, together with the imprevisible evolution of the disease makes MS(More)
We present a case of a young boy who at initial presentation was diagnosed as acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) but subsequently on follow-up was diagnosed as multiple sclerosis (MS). Differentiating ADEM from MS in their first presentation can be tricky as the features may not be typical of anyone. The importance lies in the close follow-up of(More)
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