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Decline of cognitive skills

My father, 72 years of age, K/C/O polio (Left leg), hypertension, brain stroke and fracture in each leg near hip joint. There is decline in recall of details, trunk control, fine motor skills, motor planning when using to move his wheel chair, and visual motor skills. There is decline in hearing skills and ability to use language. This is markedly noticed since past 2-3 weeks. Need to consult a neurologist for the same.

Fore head headache

I have headache at front center at tilak part & above eyes since 7 days i also take check up of my eyes they are normal so sir what i do please tell it is a great problem for me while i am studying


I have been depressed because of many reasons, the main one being the Vitamin D deficiency. I am currently seeing a psychiatrist. Shall I consult with a neurosurgeon too?


I have been suffering from headache since 2 years . I faint very frequent that too early morning when i wake up and whenver i change my position like while sittin to standing and viceversa. My haemoglobin level is 7.5mg/dl. From past monthz i m sufferin from a vry bad headache ,fatigue,dizziness . I loose my consciousness fuh 10 to 15 secz whenver i faint . From past 1 week i am sweating vry badly . I ve lost my apetite . And also loosing my weight without any intentions. From 2 years i ve omited blood twice . I ve shortness of breath ..

Left parietal Granuloma

Sir, my age is 31 yrs. I had first seizure recently. EEG and CT scans were normal but MRI report says there is 5 mm left parietal granuloma with surrounding edema. I am administered phenytoin sodium tablets 300mg daily. Sir will I have the seizure again and what is this granuloma and will this effect me in future ??

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