Doctor insights on:
What Causes Swelling On One Side Of The Brain
My baby is 2yrs old from 1yr ago i noticed pesistent one cheeck swelling, investigation brain ct, abd us was free what is the cause?
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
What diseases cause hand paresthesia and swelling (in the MS mimic) catagory? I've been having a lot of symptoms that are classic MS symptoms but have not been diagnosed. My brain MRI without contrast was normal. One neurologist sd it was anxiety and to s
Some of the options: Cervical radiculopathy, transverse myelopathy, ulnar / radial / median nerve impingement (incl carpal tunnel syndome), brachial plexopathy, peripheral neuropathy (there are many causes), and vascular disorders, such as calciphylaxis. I agree that carpal tunnel syndrome is #1 - and should be a place to start. A normal brain MRI does help put MS aside. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
More than one: A class of neurological infections by different viruses, known as viral encephalitides, exists. Cases in this category often induce cerebral edema, which is the medical term for brain swelling. Treatment may or may not be successful. Cerebral edema can result in permanent damage or death. Different viruses are variably infectious, some much more than others. ...Read more
My friend daughter has ampl she is 14 Dr said only one med can help her but the meds gave her siezers and now swelling on the brain what can you advus?
Ampl: Is not a term I am familiar with nor can I find anything to help me determine what it means. Please clarify? ...Read more
Brain tumors: No. Some brain tumors are benign (not cancers) and do not cause swelling. Meningiomas and adenomas of the pituitary gland are benign and rarely cause a defici ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What causes headaches on one side of the head?
- What causes pain on one side of the head?
- What causes pain on one side of the body?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- What causes burning pain on the side of my knee?
- What causes only one side of the cheek and lip to swell?
- What causes pain at the base of the skull on the right side?
- I have a numb spot on my left side of my back what could be the cause
- Talk to a neurologist online