Brain injury

Symptoms And Prevention Of Brain Infection

By Dr. K Kartik Revanappa, Neurosurgery An abscess, or pus-filled lump, in the brain usually leads to infections in the brain. A brain infection forms when bacteria, virus or fungi travel to your brain through the bloodstream. The bacteria or fungi usually enter your body through an open wound on some…

Cerebral palsy: causes, symptoms and treatments

By Dr Lata Bhat , Pediatrics Damage caused in the child’s brain at the time of pregnancy, birth or immediately afterwards, may sometimes lead to permanent damage in motor disorders irrevocably affecting hearing, vision and learning disabilities. Though in common medical parlance this condition is known as Cerebral Palsy, in reality it…