LARGE VESSEL STROKE AS PRESENTING FEATURE OF COVID-19


Large Vessel Stroke as Presenting Feature of Covid 19 Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM, Consultant Neurologist, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad drsudhirkumar@yahoo.com COVID-19 caused by SARS CoV2 is a global pandemic, which has affected about 3 million people worldwide, and has resulted in more than 2,00,000 deaths. Respiratory system seems to be the main target of COVID-19Continue reading “LARGE VESSEL STROKE AS PRESENTING FEATURE OF COVID-19”

ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AND CORONA VIRUS DISEASE


ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AND CORONA VIRUS DISEASE Alcohol use is a global health concern, ranking seventh among the leading causes of death and disability.  Alcohol consumption is associated with many serious illnesses including liver cirrhosis, dementia, cerebellar ataxia, nutritional deficiency, etc and it is also a major risk factor for road traffic accidents. Despite these healthContinue reading “ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AND CORONA VIRUS DISEASE”

Management of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in Pregnancy


How common is this situation- pregnancy in women with MS? MS is most often diagnosed between the ages of 20 to 40 years. This is the age when most women plan their pregnancies. Therefore, it is very common to find women with MS, who are pregnant or those who are planning pregnancy. Which is aContinue reading “Management of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in Pregnancy”