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Manish KC

Manish KC

ECFMG Certified Physician, Clinical Research Coordinator at the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at the University of Louisville, Remote Researcher at the Larkin Health System, Miami, Florida

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Cerebral Venous Thrombosis

Thrombosis of cerebral (brain) veins and sinuses. Relatively rare and frequently unrecognized condition. Potentially severe and fatal condition

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Extravasation of blood into the subarachnoid space between the arachnoid membrane and the pia mater. It is a neurological emergency associated with high morbidity and mortality. It can be due to Trauma (most common) or vascular malformation.

Acute Encephalopathy

Change in level of consciousness associated with altered cognition and/or perception appearing over hours/days that is not secondary to prior/developing chronic dementia. Encephalopathy results in acute structural brain changes to non-structural, metabolic, toxic, infection related brain dysfunction

Chronic Subdural Hematoma

Slow extravasation of blood into the subdural space between the dura and arachnoid membranes. Commonly seen neurosurgical condition associated with high morbidity and mortality

Acute Subdural Hematoma

Extravasation of blood into the subdural space between the dura and arachnoid membranes. Most common neurosurgical emergency associated with high morbidity and mortality. A potentially life-threatening condition requiring urgent surgical evacuation for good clinical outcomes