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  1. Percutaneous pedicle screw technique is relatively a recent technique that evolved the concept of posterior spinal instrumentation, utilizing familiar fluoroscopic landmarks to guide the procedure of screws in...

    Authors: Ayman Hussein, Hamdy Ibrahim, Hazem Mashaly, Sameh Hefny and Abdelrahman El Gayar

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:50

    Content type: Research

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  2. Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) is an acute polyradiculoneuropathy, often preceded by an infection. Rarely, it is preceded by a surgical procedure. Most of the postsurgical GBS cases are reported with the neuros...

    Authors: Sajid Hameed, Lubna Ashraf Jafri and Dureshahwar Kanwar

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:49

    Content type: Case Report

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  3. Elderly people with epilepsy are large, but neglected group. Data on the predictive factors for recurrent seizures in the elderly population are inconclusive or are not known for the majority of patients. This...

    Authors: Steven Emil Gerges, Mahmoud Hemeda El Rakawy, Naglaa Mohammed El Khayat, Yousry Abo Elnaga Abdelhamid, Ahmed Mohammed Hazzou, Hossam Mohammed Shokri and Mona Mokthar Wahid El din

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:48

    Content type: Research

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  4. Antidepressant response is a complex trait influenced by clinical, demographic and genetic factors.

    Authors: Tatiyana Mandal, Laxminarayana Kurady Bairy, Podila Satya Venkata Narasimha Sharma and Vijaya Lakshmi Valaparla

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:47

    Content type: Research

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  5. Major depressive disorder is the most common psychological disorder and affects many people worldwide. Therefore, it is important to identify the factors that cause or facilitate this disorder.

    Authors: Milad Rezaiye, Moloud Radfar and Masumeh Hemmati MaslakPak

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:46

    Content type: Research

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  6. Motor neuron loss is the primary pathologic feature of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). An estimate of the number of surviving motor units (MUs) represents a direct measure of the disease state in ALS. The...

    Authors: Arwa Khalid Ibrahem, Akram Mohammed Al-Mahdawi and Farqad Bader Hamdan

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:45

    Content type: Research

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  7. Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks are associated with high morbidity and recurrence rates. Most cases had increased intracranial pressure (ICP) on presentation. There is still controversy regarding t...

    Authors: Ahmed Y. Soliman, Kamal Ebeid and Amr Abu Elfadle

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:44

    Content type: Research

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  8. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is now a major issue for all fields of medicine. Due to the higher mortality rate among patients with chronic diseases, it has also caused concern in patients with multiple ...

    Authors: Hubert Mado and Monika Adamczyk-Sowa

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:43

    Content type: Letter to the Editor

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  9. Primary intradural spinal arachnoid cysts are rare pathologies of uncertain etiology and variable presentation from no symptoms to myelopathy or radiculopathy according to cord or root compression. MRI with di...

    Authors: Essam Abdelhameed and Ahmed Ali Morsy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:42

    Content type: Research

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  10. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is secreted by immune cells in response to neuroimmune and inflammatory cascades as an act to prevent axonal and neuronal damage after various pathological insults. The...

    Authors: Mohammed I. Oraby, Hatem A. El Masry, Sanaa S. Abd El Shafy and Esraa M. Abdul Galil

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:40

    Content type: Research

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  11. Available data from witnessed and monitored sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) cases postulate that ictal central apnea (ICA) and ictal arrhythmias are the main causes of SUDEP. ICA is a frequent semi...

    Authors: Rady Yousif, M. Ossama Abdulghani, A. Gaber, Naglaa El Khayat, Y. A. Abo Elnaga and Mona Mokhtar Wahid El Din

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:39

    Content type: Research

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  12. Cognitive dysfunction is increasingly recognized in multiple sclerosis, even in the early phase of the disease. Multiple sclerosis patients with even mild cognitive deficits may experience greater difficulties...

    Authors: Haidy Elshebawy, Ebtesam Mohamed Fahmy, Nervana Mohamed Elfayoumy, Ahmed Mohamed Abdelalim and Rania Shehata Ismail

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:38

    Content type: Research

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  13. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common demyelinating disease of the central nervous system. Autonomic dysfunction is present in a wide range of patients (15–80%) that might present with abnormalities in th...

    Authors: Nouran M. Salah, Ahmed M. Elsadek, Lobna M. ELnabil, Ayman M. Nassef, Azza A. Abdelaziz and Mohamed A. Abdel Hafeez

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:37

    Content type: Research

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  14. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a class of short, non-coding, regulatory RNA molecules that function as post transcriptional regulators of gene expression. Altered expression of multiple miRNAs was found to be extensiv...

    Authors: Mona Hussein and Rehab Magdy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:36

    Content type: Review

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  15. The combined approach to complex brain МСА aneurysm seems to be generally considered viable. Although it is fairly common, the combinations of modalities, which are suggested in different case reports, vary si...

    Authors: Andrey Vladimirovich Sergeev, Alexander Viktorovich Savello, Vladislav Urievich Cherebillo, Aigazi Islamovich Kiskaev and Fatima Chemurzieva

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:35

    Content type: Case Report

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  16. Epileptiform activities can cause transient or permanent deficits that affect the children during development and may be accompanied by neurodevelopmental disorders like specific language impairment.

    Authors: Ahmed Esmael, Sara Elsherbeny and Mohammed Abbas

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:34

    Content type: Research

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  17. Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is caused by bleeding, primarily into parenchymal brain tissue, and accounts for 9 to 27% of all strokes worldwide. Higher neutrophils, lower lymphocytes, and higher neutrophil-t...

    Authors: Wafaa S. Mohamed, Amr E. Kamel, Ahmed H. Abdelwahab and Mohamed E. Mahdy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:29

    Content type: Research

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  18. Multiple sclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease affecting both white and gray matters of the central nervous system. It has been approved that the degree of gray matter involvement is closely associated w...

    Authors: Sally Mohamed Shaaban, Azza Elmongui Elmongui, Ahmed Abdel Khalek Abdel Razek and Tamer Mohamed Belal

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:32

    Content type: Research

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  19. Lateral ventricular lesions associated with hydrocephalus are considered a challenge to neurosurgeons. Hydrocephalus after surgery of such lesions and its pathogenesis and how to deal with it is a big question...

    Authors: Ahmed Mohamed Ahmed Alselisly, Ahmed Hamdy Ashry and Ayman Tarek Mahmoud

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:31

    Content type: Research

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  20. Biological markers of acute nerve cell damage can assist in the outcome of acute ischemic stroke, such as neuron-specific enolase (NSE) that have been tested for association with initial severity of stroke, ex...

    Authors: Mohammed H. Shash, Reda Abdelrazek, Nashwa M. Abdelgeleel, Rasha M. Ahmed and Adel H. El-baih

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:30

    Content type: Research

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  21. COVID-19 infection can show various manifestation, including neurologic manifestations, such as anosmia, ageusia, or dysgeusia, and causes the neurologic disorder such as stroke, Guillain-Barre syndrome, encephal...

    Authors: I. Putu Eka Widyadharma, Alvin Hendellyn, A. A. A. Putri Laksmi Dewi, I. Made Oka Adnyana, D. P. G. Purwa Samatra and Desak Ketut Indrasari Utami

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:28

    Content type: Review

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  22. Migraine is a common disabling primary headache disorder with significant personal and socio-economic impacts. Medical students usually have multiple triggers for migraine, particularly stress and irregular sl...

    Authors: Mohammed I. Oraby, Rasha H. Soliman, Mustafa A. Mahmoud, Eman Elfar and Noha A. Abd ElMonem

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:26

    Content type: Research

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  23. The global devastating effect of COVID-19 has caused anxiety and fear to variable extent among the public. We aimed to evaluate the knowledge, attitude, socioeconomic burden, and the mental health problems reg...

    Authors: Gellan K. Ahmed, Haidi Karam-Allah Ramadan, Samah Mohammed Refay and Mohamed A. Khashbah

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:25

    Content type: Research

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  24. Contrast-enhanced transcranial duplex (c-TCD) might be more sensitive than transesophageal echo (TEE) for detection of right to left shunting (RLS), which misses some cases with substantial RLS and might be va...

    Authors: Samia Ashour Mohamed, Mohamed Ayman Saleh, Hala Mahmoud ELKhawas, Eman Saleh ElHadidi, Ahmed ElSadek and Noha Lotfy Soliman

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:24

    Content type: Research

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  25. The frequency of dysphagia varies considerably across literature. Post-stroke dysphagia is a common cause of increased morbidity and length of hospitalization. This study aimed to estimate the frequency, risk ...

    Authors: Eman M. Khedr, Mohamed A. Abbass, Radwa K. Soliman, Ahmed F. Zaki and Ayman Gamea

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:23

    Content type: Research

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  26. During the current COVID-19 pandemic, many queries are raised regarding its nature, outcome, and sequelae. This letter raises the concern of potential impact on increasing the incidence of multiple sclerosis w...

    Authors: Nevin Mohieldin Shalaby and Hatem Samir Shehata

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:22

    Content type: Letter to the Editor

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  27. Headache is the most common pain disorder, affecting around 66% of the global population. This study aimed to investigate the efficacy of high-frequency

    Authors: Ann Ali AbdElkader, Ebtesam Mohammed Fahmy, Ayat Allah Farouk Ahmad, Amira A. Labib, Leqaa Ali El-Mekkawy and Shaimaa shaheen Mohammed Abd El Razek

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:21

    Content type: Research

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  28. Cerebral arterial thromboses or ischemic strokes may be caused by cumulative or independent effects of a variety of risk factors. High factor VIII level is one of those important but less known risk factors fo...

    Authors: Dinesh Khandelwal, Vaibhav Mathur, Arvind Vyas, Chandani Shah, Chandrajeet Singh Ranawat and Parth Patel

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:20

    Content type: Case Report

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  29. Psychogenic non-epileptic seizure (PNES) has long been the counterpart of epileptic seizure (ES). Despite ample of evidence differentiating the two, PNES mistakenly diagnosed as ES was still common, resulting ...

    Authors: I. Putu Eka Widyadharma, Andreas Soejitno, D. P. G. Purwa Samatra and Anna M. G. Sinardja

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:19

    Content type: Review

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  30. Spheno-orbital meningiomas are characterized by bone invasion with extensive hyperostosis and possible encroachment into the orbit, infra-temporal fossa, and/or the cavernous sinus that render total surgical e...

    Authors: Mohamed Abdelrahman Elborady and Wael Mohamed Nazim

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:18

    Content type: Research

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  31. The incidence of thyroid dysfunction in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients on interferon (as a disease-modifying line) has been reported in many studies performed on patients already on interferon therapy. Our s...

    Authors: Farouk Talaat and Hany Eldeeb

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:17

    Content type: Research

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  32. Headache disorders are rated among the ten most disabling conditions around the world. The primary headache disorders are more common that of secondary headache. The third edition of the International Classifi...

    Authors: Al-Amir Bassiouny Mohamed

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:16

    Content type: Research

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  33. Cognitive impairment is an important aspect for stroke survivors. Little data are available about the frequency and risk factors of post-stroke dementia in Egypt.

    Authors: Bastawy Al Fawal, Ahmed Ibrahim and Mohamed Abd Elhamed

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:15

    Content type: Research

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  34. About 6.2 million individuals worldwide and approximately 200 Egyptians/100,000 citizens have cerebrovascular stroke annually, and only less than 1% of stroke patients received intravenous (IV) thrombolysis in...

    Authors: H. M. Eldeeb, D. H. Elsalamawy, A. M. Elabd and H. S. Abdelraheem

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:14

    Content type: Research

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  35. Fibulin-5 and ischemia-modified albumin (IMA) levels increase in acute phase of cerebrovascular diseases, yet data regarding their levels in various stroke subtypes and correlation with severity and prognosis ...

    Authors: Hosna S. Elshony, Mohammed A. Okda and Rasha A. El-Kabany

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:12

    Content type: Research

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  36. Traditionally, non-invasive and invasive techniques were used for the treatment of cervicogenic headache (CH). Greater occipital nerve block is the most frequent peripheral nerve block invasive technique used ...

    Authors: Zenat Eldadamony Mohamed, Carmen Ali Zarad, Mohamed E. Flifel and Ali A. Abou Elmaaty

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:11

    Content type: Research

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  37. The prevalence of cervical canal stenosis alone is estimated to be present in 4.9% of the adult population. Co-existence of dual pathology may complicate clinical presentation and necessitates a wise and indiv...

    Authors: Omar Youssef Abdalla, Hieder Al-Shami, Heba Medhat Maghraby and Abdelrhman Enayet

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:10

    Content type: Research

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  38. To test the nature of the ocular side effects induced by topiramate (TPM) whether dose dependent or idiosyncratic, and to test various predictors that might influence the occurrence of those side effects.

    Authors: Mohamed N. Thabit and Mahmoud Mohamed Farouk

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:9

    Content type: Research

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  39. With the spread of SARS-CoV-2, contingency measures and plans to facilitate the screening of infected patients are needed. Changes in olfaction have been cited as symptoms of the disease, and it is important t...

    Authors: Paulo Roberto da Silva Júnior, André Luis Oliveira Ramos Gomes, Lucas Eugênio Araújo Coelho, Mariana Almeida Morais, Pedro Vinícius Furtado Carneiro de Almeida, Wagner José Raia Neri, Guilherme Veras Mascena and Adriana Amorim de Farias Leal

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:8

    Content type: Review

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  40. Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is one of the most serious treatment-related complications that is encountered in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). PML is a serious complication of MS tre...

    Authors: Salman Mansoor, Gerard Mullane, Mohammad Hijaz Adenan, Siobhan Kelly, Aine Water, Grainne McPartland and Kevin Murphy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:7

    Content type: Case Report

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  41. Cardiac arrhythmias are expected among patients with epilepsy due to the effect of anti-epileptic drugs. Temporal lobe epilepsy also causes autonomic seizures that may affect heart rhythm. Prolongation of the ...

    Authors: Maram Samy Nasef, Ahmed Abdelmonem Gaber, Yousry Aboelnaga Abdelhamid, Islam Bastawy, Salem Taha Abdelhady and Mona Mokhtar Wahid el din

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:6

    Content type: Research

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  42. Acute neurological emergencies in pregnant and postpartum women presenting as headache, visual disturbances, seizures, and elevated blood pressure are usually attributed to preeclampsia and eclampsia. However ...

    Authors: K. Soundarya Rajeshwari, Vishaka Agarwal, S. Satish and K. T. Jayakumar

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:3

    Content type: Case Report

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  43. The concepts of brain excitability are still re-wiring in response to changes in environment. Ambulation is often limited in stroke patients.

    Authors: Mohamed S. El-Tamawy, Moshera H. Darwish, Mye A. Basheer, Abdelazim M. Reda, Mahmoud Elzanaty and Heba A. Khalifa

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:2

    Content type: Research

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  44. Stroke represents the second leading cause of death in the world after myocardial infarction. Intravenous (IV) thrombolysis with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (alteplase, rt-PA) is the only pharmaco...

    Authors: Wafaa S. Mohamed, Adel S. Abdel Ghaffar, Ahmed E. Abdel Gawad and Emad L. Agban

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2021 57:1

    Content type: Research

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  45. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a current global pandemic. The case number has increased since December 31, 2019. It has been reported that COVID-19 patients have been giving pain complaints, one of whi...

    Authors: I. Putu Eka Widyadharma, Ni Nyoman Shinta Prasista Sari, Kadek Enny Pradnyaswari, Kadek Tresna Yuwana, I. Putu Gede Danika Adikarya, Clarissa Tertia, I. A. Sri Wijayanti, I. A. Sri Indrayani and Desak Ketut Indrasari Utami

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery 2020 56:121

    Content type: Review

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