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Author DiMario Jr, Francis J

Title Non-Epileptic Childhood Paroxysmal Disorders
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009


Description 1 online resource (396 pages)
Contents 1 General Principles and Epidemiology; Introduction; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology; 2 Differentiating the Diagnostic Considerations; Introduction to the Deductive Approach; Pattern Recognition; Ruling Everything Out; Algorithmic Approach; Hypothesis Generation; The Clinical Presentations; Paroxysmal Paralysis or Collapse; Paroxysmal Posturing, Shaking, Jerking, Twitching, and Behavioral Syndromes; Ocular Movements and Deviations; Autonomic and Sensory Phenomenon; 3 Syncope; Introduction to Syncope; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology
Overview: Pathophysiology and MechanismsTesting; Primary Neurally Mediated Reflex Syncopes: The Clinical Conditions and Treatments; Cyanotic and Pallid Breath-Holding Spells; Swallow Syncope; Tussive Syncope; Hair-Grooming Syncope; Stretch Syncope; Postexertional Syncope; Micturition/Defecation Syncope; Venipuncture/Acupuncture Syncope; Visually Induced Syncope/Laughter-Induced Syncope; Carotid Massage/Carotid Sinus Syndrome; Cerebral Cortex-Induced Arrhythmias; Postural Orthostasis; Forced Valsalva Maneuver; Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS); Dysautonomia; Primary Cardiac
Cerebrovascular StealsCNS Malformations; Suffocation; Other Comments; Hyperventilation; Paroxysmal Extreme Pain Disorder; 4 Sleep-Related Phenomena; Introduction to Sleep-Related Phenomena; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology; Overview: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms; The Clinical Conditions and Treatments; Sleep-Disordered Breathing; Primary Sleep Apnea of Infancy; Obstructive Sleep Apnea; Congenital Central Alveolar Hypoventilation Syndrome; Hypersomnias of Central Origin; The Klein-Levin Syndrome; Parasomnias; Sleep-Related Movement Disorders; Isolated Syndromes; Other Considerations
5 Somatoform DisorderIntroduction to Somatoform Disorders; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology; Overview: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms; The Clinical Conditions and Treatments: Non-Epileptic Seizures; 6 Factitious Disorders; Introduction to Factitious Disorders; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology; Overview: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms; The Clinical Condition and Treatments: Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy Abuse; 7 Movement Disorders; Introduction to Movement Disorders; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology; Overview: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms; The Clinical Conditions and Treatments
Neonates and InfantsInfants and Children; Benign Myoclonus of Early Infancy (Benign Non-epileptic Infantile Spasms); Children and Adolescents; Additional Unique Childhood Movements Disorders; 8 Headache Syndromes; Introduction to Headache Syndromes; The Clinical Problem and Epidemiology; Overview of Pathophysiology and Mechanisms; The Clinical Conditions and Treatments; Migraine; Migraine without aura; Migraine with aura; Childhood Periodic Syndromes; Cyclic vomiting syndrome; Abdominal migraine syndrome; Benign paroxysmal vertigo; Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood
Notes Benign paroxysmal torticollis of infancy
Print version record
Subject Epilepsy in children -- Diagnosis
Nervous system -- Diagnosis -- Diseases
Children -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Diagnosis, Differential.
Neurologic manifestations of general diseases.
Mental illness.
Nervous system -- Diseases.
Central nervous system -- Diseases.
Brain -- Diseases.
Sleep disorders.
Factitious disorders.
Movement disorders.
Somatoform disorders.
Mental Disorders
Neurologic Manifestations
Age Groups
Headache Disorders, Primary
Nervous System Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms
Headache Disorders
Psychiatry and Psychology
Signs and Symptoms
Brain Diseases
Named Groups
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms
Migraine Disorders
Sleep Wake Disorders
Factitious Disorders
Movement Disorders
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Somatoform Disorders
Diagnosis, Differential
mental disorders.
children (people by age group)
MEDICAL -- Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Somatoform disorders
Sleep disorders
Nervous system -- Diseases
Movement disorders
Mental illness
Factitious disorders
Central nervous system -- Diseases
Brain -- Diseases
Children -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Diagnosis, Differential
Neurologic manifestations of general diseases
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0195335376