Clinical Neurology and Neuroscience

Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Extrapyramidal Involvement as a Manifestation of ROBO3 Mutation in HGPPS: A Case Report and Review of Literatures

    Matineh Heidari, Tara Khoeini, Mostafa Almasi Dooghaee, Omid Aryani, Zahra Mirzaasgari

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 1 October 2021
    Accepted: 28 October 2021
    Published: 12 January 2022
    Abstract: HGPPS (horizontal gaze palsy with progressive scoliosis) presents in early childhood ages and one of the cardinal manifestations of the syndrome, progressive scoliosis, is the main disabling feature which usually seeks for orthopedic correction surgeries in early years. Nevertheless, the presence of scoliosis has not been explained yet by the patho... Show More
  • Correlation Between Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D Level and Cognitive Function Among the Elderly in Enugu State, Nigeria

    Ezra Agbo, Ifeyinwa Nnakenyi, Collins Amadi, Chituru Orluwene, Chika Okwor, Aloysius Aleke, Chidozie Agu

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 6-13
    Received: 4 January 2022
    Accepted: 19 January 2022
    Published: 26 January 2022
    Abstract: Background: Low serum vitamin D is now implicated in many disease conditions among the elderly including cognitive impairment. Cognitive impairment is a common disease among elderly people causing much financial and social burden to the elderly, their families and caregivers. Therefore, the study aimed to determine the relationship between serum 25... Show More
  • Neurological Disorders in the Neurology Department of the General Hospital of Loandjili Pointe-Noire (Congo)

    Prince Eliot Galieni Sounga Bandzouzi, Ghislain Armel Mpandzou, Carl Harvey Mialoudama, Raïssa Mayanda, Josué Euberma Diatewa, Dina Happia Motoula-Latou, Rolf Bakoudissa, Saurel Ngassaki, Charles Godefroy Koubemba, Paul Macaire Ossou-Nguiet

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 14-18
    Received: 7 January 2022
    Accepted: 24 January 2022
    Published: 9 February 2022
    Abstract: Background: Neurological pathologies are frequent in sub-Saharan Africa. They are responsible for significant morbidity and mortality throughout the world and particularly in African countries. Objective: Define the epidemiological, clinical and evolutionary profile of patients hospitalized in Neurology. Methodology: We conducted a descriptive cros... Show More