What are key indicators for potential neurological disorders?

Thursday, September 10, 2020
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Q: What are key indicators for potential neurological disorders?
 
A: Neurologic disorders are diseases of the brain, spine and nerves that can affect any part of the body. Any progressive headache, focal weakness or numbness, loss of vision, loss of ability to walk or balance could signal a neurologic problem. Common neurological disorders include:
• Acute spinal cord injury
• Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
• Bell’s palsy
• Brain tumors
• Head injury
• Hydrocephalus
• Herniated disk
• Multiple sclerosis
• Myasthenia gravis
• Seizures
• Stroke
 
Dr. Amber Gordon
Neurosurgeon
Infirmary Nuerosurgery
 
Learn more at https://www.infirmaryhealth.org/affiliates/infirmary-neurosurgery OR call 251-435-6850 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Gordon.