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Old 08-30-2011
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Neuro Brain Buzzwords!

ring lesions in brain - toxoplasma gondi.
swiss cheese appearance of brain-tenia solium
soap bubble lesion in brain-crptococcus neoformans
spongiform cortex-prions disease.
temporal lobe encepahlitis- herpes simplex 1
any important buzzwords associated with brain then add i think its gonna help us ....
study study till ur brain is saturated
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lens- shaped = epidural hematoma
crescent-shaped = subdural hematoma
periventricular calcification in newborn = CMV encephalitis
frontotemporal atrophy= Pick's disease

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There should be a class coverig and exploring just this subject.
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