Meningitis Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Meningitis Symptoms/Meningitis is inflammation of the meninges covering the brain. It is a pathological definition. The cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) typically exhibits an elevated number of leucocytes (or a pleocytosis). In adults, >5 leucocytes/μL is defined as elevated. Bacterial or viral meningitis is confirmed by the detection of a pathogen in the CSF. Bacterial meningitis may also be suggested by symptoms Read More …

Retinal Detachment, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Retinal detachment

Retinal detachment (RD), defined as the separation of the neurosensory retina from the underlying retinal pigment epithelium (RPE), can cause devastating visual loss. With advances in surgical techniques, the anatomical reattachment rate has greatly increased, especially after repeated surgery [rx, rx]. However, the final visual outcome remains, in many cases, disappointing once the retinal detachment involving the macula. Even with Read More …