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Tropical neurology [electronic resource] / [edited by] U.K. Misra, J. Kalita, R.A. Shakir.

Contributor(s): Misra, U. K | Kalita, J | Shakir, Raad A.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Vademecum: Publisher: Georgetown, Tex. : Landes Bioscience, c2003Description: 1 online resource (535 p.) : ill.ISBN: 1417545720 (electronic bk.); 9781417545728 (electronic bk.); 159734270X; 9781597342704.Subject(s): Nervous system -- Diseases | Tropical medicine | Nervous system -- Infections | Neurologic manifestations of general diseases | Nervous System Diseases | Tropical Medicine | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Nervous System (incl. Brain) | MEDICAL -- NeurologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Tropical neurology.DDC classification: 616.8/00913 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Front Cover; Copyright; Preface; CHAPTER 1 Tuberculous Meningitis; CHAPTER 2 Spinal Tuberculosis; CHAPTER 3 Pyogenic Infections of the Central Nervous System; CHAPTER 4 Brucellosis; CHAPTER 5 Tetanus; CHAPTER 6 Leprosy; CHAPTER 7 Acute Viral Encephalitis; CHAPTER 8 Poliomyelitis; CHAPTER 9 Human Rabies: Pathogenesis, Clinical Aspects and Current Recommendations for Prophylaxis; CHAPTER 10 Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis; CHAPTER 11 HTLV-I-Associated Myelopathy; CHAPTER 12 Neurological Manifestations of HIV; CHAPTER 13 Parainfectious Demyelinating Diseases of the Nervous System.
Summary: Tropical neurology refers to those diseases of the nervous system which prevail in between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn. Developments in speed and ease of travel and globalisation of economy have resulted in large scale migration rendering the boundaries of tropical regions less distinct.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Front Cover; Copyright; Preface; CHAPTER 1 Tuberculous Meningitis; CHAPTER 2 Spinal Tuberculosis; CHAPTER 3 Pyogenic Infections of the Central Nervous System; CHAPTER 4 Brucellosis; CHAPTER 5 Tetanus; CHAPTER 6 Leprosy; CHAPTER 7 Acute Viral Encephalitis; CHAPTER 8 Poliomyelitis; CHAPTER 9 Human Rabies: Pathogenesis, Clinical Aspects and Current Recommendations for Prophylaxis; CHAPTER 10 Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis; CHAPTER 11 HTLV-I-Associated Myelopathy; CHAPTER 12 Neurological Manifestations of HIV; CHAPTER 13 Parainfectious Demyelinating Diseases of the Nervous System.

Tropical neurology refers to those diseases of the nervous system which prevail in between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn. Developments in speed and ease of travel and globalisation of economy have resulted in large scale migration rendering the boundaries of tropical regions less distinct.

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