Neurological Disorder

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Neurological Disorder by Mind Map: Neurological Disorder

1. Complications

1.1. Deep vein thrombosis

1.2. Memory loss

1.3. Pneumonia

1.4. Loss of bladder or bowel control

2. Alzheimer's Disease

3. Epilepsy

4. Meningitis

4.1. Inflammation of brain and spinal cord membranes

4.1.1. Viral Meningitis Decreased Appetite Sleepiness Sensitivity to light Seizures

4.1.2. Bacterial Meningitis Altered mental status Irritability Stiff neck Lethargy

4.1.3. Fungal Meningitis Confusion or disorientation headache Sensitivity to light

5. Parkinson's Disease

5.1. Affects the nerve cells in the brain that produce dopamine]

5.1.1. Symptoms Tremor Slow movements Stiffness of arms & legs Blank facial expression Problems with balance

5.1.2. Treatment Lifestyle changes Adequate rest Excercise Balanced diet Medications Levodopa Dopamine agonists Anticholinergics Amantadine COMT inhibitors Therapies Speech therapy Physical therapy Occupational therapy

6. Stroke

6.1. Damage to the brain from interruption of its blood supply

6.1.1. Types Ischemic stroke Blockage in the artery that supplies blood to the brain Hemorrhagic stroke It happens when blood from an artery begins bleeding into the brain after a blood vessel burst Transient ischemic attack{TIA} It occurs when part of the brain experiences a temporary lack of blood flow

7. Schizophrenia