International Journal of

Neurology and NeurotherapyISSN: 2378-3001


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3001/1410114

Incidence of Skeletal Muscle Injury with SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Tertiary Care Hospitals in Qatar

Liaquat Ali, Adnan Khan, Mohammad Alhatou, Osama Elalamy, Beatriz Canibano, Ghulam Adeli, Ahmed Mohammad, Khawaja Haroon, Suhail Hussain, Suha Elmaki, Yahya Imam, Mary Metreenj, Ansaf Ahmed, Jessy Jacob, Lucy Karugu, Neelima John, Kazi Muntaha, Mirza Baig and Ambreen Iqrar

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: November 08, 2021

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) is new genus of beta coronavirus that produces diverse neurologic manifestations like myalgia, headache, delirium, anosmia, ageusia, acute ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke, seizures, encephalopathy and rarely Guillain Barr syndrome (GBS), meningoencephalitis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM). 20% of severe COVID-19 intensive care unit admissions are because of some neurological deficits. SARSCoV- 2 virus are very resemblanc...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3001/1410115

Unusual Simultaneous Occurrence of Cerebral Arterial and Venous Thromboembolism in the Setting of Antithrombin 3 (AT3) Deficiency

Ajit Kumar, DM and Vickrant Malhotra, MD, FRCR

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: November 08, 2021

We present an unusual case of a 40-year-old adult man with Antithrombin III deficiency who initially presented with cerebral arterial thrombosis and subsequently developed cerebral venous thrombosis during treatment. The subject was a 40-year-old man with a known past history of mild systemic hypertension, hyperlipidemia and ischemic heart disease. He woke up six hours prior to presentation and found that he was unable to move the left limbs. He was on Aspirin 100 mg once daily, Atorvastatin 10 ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3001/1410113

Small Fiber Neuropathy Associated COVID-19: A Common or Uncommon Complication?

Milena Luisa Schulze, Letícia Caroline Breis and Marcus Vinícius Magno Gonçalves, MD, PhD

Article Type: Non-Systematic Review | First Published: August 05, 2021

The spectrum of neurological manifestations of COVID-19 range from anosmia and dysgeusia to myopathy and encephalitis. With the persistence of COVID-19 pandemic and the increase of infected subjects, new acute manifestations and sequels are being discovered. Lately, a new important neurological complication has been reported: Small Fiber Neuropathy (SFN). The existing literature reports cases of dysautonomia, orthostatic intolerance, and hyperesthesia manifestations, until the moment. Several ne...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3001/1410112

Missed Cerebral Coil Found in Peripheral Circulation after Endovascular Embolization: A Rare Complication and Review

Nissar Shaikh MD, EDIC, Shoaib Nawaz MD, Sumayya Aboobacker, Adnan Khan, MBBS, Aisha Alkubaisi, MD, Umais Zaid Momin and Abdulnasser Thabet, AB

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: June 30, 2021

Endovascular embolization of cerebral aneurysm is common in clinical practice. The rare complication of endovascular embolization is coil misplacement. Most of the reported coil misplacements occur due to premature release of a coil into the cerebral circulation. We report a case of a coil lost into the peripheral circulation due to failed detachment from the micro-catheter at the right place. A young lady without medical history, presented at the emergency department with severe headache. Her c...

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