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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
Category: Neurology
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Experience:  Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
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56 yo f with sudden onset of falling,ha,aphasia,memory loss,muscle

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56 yo f with sudden onset of falling,ha,aphasia,memory loss,muscle weakness,tremors,urinary and bowel incontinence,sensitivity to cold,neuropathy in bottom and outer aspects of feet,slight visual changes after a fall in late Feb. on concrete with no head trauma-partial fx left hip and two partial tears of left rotator cuff. Negative MRI of brain with contrast dye-normal labs,EEG,LP.Hx:203lb,5'4,depression,anxiety,panic attacks which are managed with oral meds x two yrs.Diagnosis
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
vs normal,no he hypertension,denies feelings of depression,neuro consult-negative,no white areas on brain,r/o MS or Stroke,symptoms improving slowly,no tremors x 1 month,pt an RN-accurate historian
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Current meds: Asa 81mg am,Ativan 1 mg-Trazadone 100mg-Luvox er 150 mg q ha,vitamins
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Qhs
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Confusion-aphasia increases with verbal communication. Some days are better than others. No real pattern or trigger.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Recently started having hair loss.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Non-smoker,no alcohol or drug use.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No constipation.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Negative testing for metals,limes disease,syphlis(spw)lead.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
do you take any meds?