Cysticercosis

Cysticercosis refers to tissue infection after exposure to eggs of Taenia solium, the pork tapeworm. The disease is spread via the fecal-oral route through contaminated food and water, and is primarily a food borne disease. After ingestion the eggs pass through the lumen of the intestine into the tissues and migrate preferentially to the brain […]
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Dawson’s fingers

“Dawson’s Fingers” is the name for the multiple sclerosis lesions around the ventricle-based brain veins of Multiple Sclerosis patients. Number of View: 6632
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Multiple sclerosis (MS)

Definition Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic autoimmune disorder affecting movement, sensation, and bodily functions. It is caused by destruction of the myelin insulation covering nerve fibers (neurons) in the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord).   Number of View: 3995
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