Alzheimer's Disease is the leading neurodegenerative cause of dementia. The pathogenesis is not clearly understood yet, is believed to be the complex interaction between genetic and environmental factors. Consequently vascular risk factors and Apolipoprotein E genotyping are increasingly gaining importance. This study aimed at assessing the relationships… (More)
Sarcoidosis is a multisystemic disease characterized by granulomatous inflammation. Lung or lymph node involvement is common. We present a rare case of sarcoidosis that began with orbital involvement, and a month later, due to insufficient treatment, it involved the central nervous system. A 49-year-old female patient began suffering from swelling in her… (More)
A 17 year-old female patient whose symptoms were in the form of progressive myoclonic epilepsia is presented. A diagnosis of Unverricht Lundborg disease was made because of the typical clinical and electrophysiological findings. The case is discussed under the light of the current literature.
Özet: İki yıl içinde ilerleyici motor disfazi gelişen 49 yaşında erkek hasta klinik ve laboratuvar bulgularının nadir görülen sendromlardan primer progressif motor afaziye uyması nedeniyle takdim edilmiş ve tartışılmıştır. Abstract: We report a 49-year-old male patient old with progressive motor diysphasia which developed in a period of two years. Clinical… (More)
Status epilepticus (SE) can be harmful to the developing brain. Our knowledge of the emotional and behavioral consequences of generalized SE in developing animals remains limited. Therefore, we investigated the short- and long-term effects of pentylenetetrazole (PTZ)-induced SE on emotional memory and learning and behavioral parameters in immature rats. SE… (More)