Home » Information » Encyclopedia Brain Injury

Brain Injury Encyclopedia

Thanks to:

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Logo

Find a disorder by character

Disorders A - Z:  

 A    B   C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K  

 L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z

 A Acquired Epileptiform Aphasia
Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
 
ADHD
Agnosia
AIDS - Neurological Complications
Alexander Disease
 
Alpers' Disease
Alternating Hemiplegia
Alzheimer's Disease
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
 
Aneurysm
Angelman Syndrome
Anoxia

Aphasia
Apraxia
Arachnoid Cysts
Arachnoiditis
 
Arteriovenous Malformation
Ataxia
Ataxia Telangiectasia
Ataxias and Cerebellar or Spinocerebellar Degeneration
 
Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke
Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder
Autonomic Dysfunction
 
 B Back Pain
Batten Disease
Behcet's Disease
 
Benign Focal Amyotrophy
Benign Intracranial Hypertension
 
Binswanger's Disease
Blepharospasm
 
Bradbury-Eggleston Syndrome
Brain and Spinal Tumors
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Brown-Sequard Syndrome
 
Bulbospinal Muscular Atrophy (Kennedy's disease)

return to top of page

 C CADASIL
Canavan Disease
Causalgia
Cavernomas
 
Cavernous Angioma
Cavernous Malformation
Central Cervical Cord Syndrome
Central Cord Syndrome
Central Pain Syndrome
 
Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Cephalic Disorders
Ceramidase Deficiency
Cerebellar Degeneration
Cerebellar Hypoplasia
 
Cerebral Aneurysms
Cerebral Arteriosclerosis
Cerebral Atrophy
Cerebral Beriberi
Cerebral Cavernous Malformation
 
Cerebral Gigantism
Cerebral Hypoxia
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebro-Oculo-Facio-Skeletal Syndrome (COFS)
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
 
Chiari Malformation
Cholesterol Ester Storage Disease
Chorea
Choreoacanthocytosis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
 
Chronic Orthostatic Intolerance
Chronic Pain
Cockayne Syndrome Type II
Coffin Lowry Syndrome
Colpocephaly
 
Coma
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Congenital Facial Diplegia
Congenital Myasthenia
Congenital Myopathy
 
Congenital Vascular Cavernous Malformations
Corticobasal Degeneration
Cranial Arteritis
Craniosynostosis
Cree encephalitis
 
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
Cumulative Trauma Disorders
Cushing's Syndrome
Cytomegalic Inclusion Body Disease
Cytomegalovirus Infection

 

 D Dancing Eyes-Dancing Feet Syndrome
Dandy-Walker Syndrome
Dawson Disease
De Morsier's Syndrome
Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease
 
Dejerine-Klumpke Palsy
Dementia
Dementia - Multi-Infarct
Dementia - Semantic
Dementia - Subcortical
 
Dementia With Lewy Bodies
Dentate Cerebellar Ataxia
Dentatorubral Atrophy
Dermatomyositis
Developmental Dyspraxia
 
Devic's Syndrome
Diabetic Neuropathy
Diffuse Sclerosis
Dravet Syndrome
Dysautonomia
 
Dysgraphia
Dyslexia
Dysphagia
Dyspraxia
Dyssynergia Cerebellaris Myoclonica
 
Dyssynergia Cerebellaris Progressiva
Dystonias

 

E Early Infantile Epileptic Encephalopathy
Empty Sella Syndrome
Encephalitis
Encephalitis Lethargica
Encephaloceles
 
Encephalopathy
Encephalopathy (familial infantile)
Encephalotrigeminal Angiomatosis
Epilepsy
Epileptic Hemiplegia
 
Erb-Duchenne and Dejerine-Klumpke Palsies
Erb's Palsy
Essential Tremor
Extrapontine Myelinolysis
 
 
 


Fabry Disease
Fahr's Syndrome
Fainting
Familial Dysautonomia
Familial Hemangioma
 
Familial Idiopathic Basal Ganglia Calcification
Familial Periodic Paralyses
Familial Spastic Paralysis
Farber's Disease
Febrile Seizures
 
Fibromuscular Dysplasia
Fisher Syndrome
Floppy Infant Syndrome
Foot Drop
Friedreich's Ataxia
 
Frontotemporal Dementia
 
 

 


Gaucher Disease
Generalized Gangliosidoses
Gerstmann's Syndrome
Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease
Giant Axonal Neuropathy
 
Giant Cell Arteritis
Giant Cell Inclusion Disease
Globoid Cell Leukodystrophy
Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
Glycogen Storage Disease
 
Guillain-Barré Syndrome
 

 

 H Hallervorden-Spatz Disease
Head Injury
Headache
Hemicrania Continua
Hemifacial Spasm
 
Hemiplegia Alterans
Hereditary Neuropathies
Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia
Heredopathia Atactica Polyneuritiformis
Herpes Zoster
 
Herpes Zoster Oticus
Hirayama Syndrome
Holmes-Adie syndrome
Holoprosencephaly
HTLV-1 Associated Myelopathy
 
Hughes Syndrome
Huntington's Disease
Hydranencephaly
Hydrocephalus
Hydrocephalus - Normal Pressure
 
Hydromyelia
Hypercortisolism
Hypersomnia
Hypertonia
Hypotonia
 
Hypoxia

Immune-Mediated Encephalomyelitis
Inclusion Body Myositis
Incontinentia Pigmenti
Infantile Hypotonia
Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy
 
Infantile Phytanic Acid Storage Disease
Infantile Refsum Disease
Infantile Spasms
Inflammatory Myopathies
Iniencephaly
 
Intestinal Lipodystrophy
Intracranial Cysts
Intracranial Hypertension
Isaacs' Syndrome
 

J

 K Kearns-Sayre Syndrome
Kennedy's Disease
Kinsbourne syndrome
Kleine-Levin Syndrome
Klippel-Feil Syndrome
 
Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS)
Klüver-Bucy Syndrome
Korsakoff's Amnesic Syndrome
Krabbe Disease
Kugelberg-Welander Disease
 
Kuru
 

 

 L

Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome
Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment
Lateral Medullary Syndrome
Learning Disabilities
 
Leigh's Disease
Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome
Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome
Leukodystrophy
Levine-Critchley Syndrome
 
Lewy Body Dementia
Lipid Storage Diseases
Lipoid Proteinosis
Lissencephaly
Locked-In Syndrome
 
Lou Gehrig's Disease
Lupus - Neurological Sequelae
Lyme Disease - Neurological Complications

 

 M Machado-Joseph Disease
Macrencephaly
Megalencephaly
Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome
Meningitis
 
Meningitis and Encephalitis
Menkes Disease
Meralgia Paresthetica
Metachromatic Leukodystrophy
Microcephaly
 
Migraine
Miller Fisher Syndrome
Mini Stroke
Mitochondrial Myopathies
Moebius Syndrome
 
Monomelic Amyotrophy
Motor Neuron Diseases
Moyamoya Disease
Mucolipidoses
Mucopolysaccharidoses
 
Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
Multi-Infarct Dementia
Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple System Atrophy
Multiple System Atrophy with Orthostatic Hypotension
 
Muscular Dystrophy
Myasthenia - Congenital
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelinoclastic Diffuse Sclerosis
Myoclonic Encephalopathy of Infants
 
Myoclonus
Myopathy
Myopathy - Congenital
Myopathy - Thyrotoxic
Myotonia

 

N Narcolepsy
Neuroacanthocytosis
Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation
Neurofibromatosis
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
 
Neurological Complications of AIDS
Neurological Complications of Lyme Disease
Neurological Consequences of Cytomegalovirus Infection
Neurological Manifestations of Pompe Disease
Neurological Sequelae Of Lupus
 
Neuromyelitis Optica
Neuromyotonia
Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis
Neuronal Migration Disorders
Neuropathy - Hereditary
 
Neurosarcoidosis
Neurosyphilis
Neurotoxicity
Nevus Cavernosus
Niemann-Pick Disease
 
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
 

 

 O Occipital Neuralgia
Ohtahara Syndrome
Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy
Opsoclonus Myoclonus
Orthostatic Hypotension
 
O'Sullivan-McLeod Syndrome
Overuse Syndrome

 

 P Pain - Chronic
Pantothenate Kinase-Associated Neurodegeneration
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Paresthesia
Parkinson's Disease
 
Paroxysmal Choreoathetosis
Paroxysmal Hemicrania
Parry-Romberg
Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease
Pena Shokeir II Syndrome
 
Perineural Cysts
Periodic Paralyses
Peripheral Neuropathy
Periventricular Leukomalacia
Persistent Vegetative State
 
Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Phytanic Acid Storage Disease
Pick's Disease
Pinched Nerve
Piriformis Syndrome
 
Pituitary Tumors
Polymyositis
Pompe Disease
Porencephaly
Postherpetic Neuralgia
 
Postinfectious Encephalomyelitis
Post-Polio Syndrome
Postural Hypotension
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
Postural Tachycardia Syndrome
 
Primary Dentatum Atrophy
Primary Lateral Sclerosis
Primary Progressive Aphasia
Prion Diseases
Progressive Hemifacial Atrophy
 
Progressive Locomotor Ataxia
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
Progressive Sclerosing Poliodystrophy
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Prosopagnosia
 
Pseudo-Torch syndrome
Pseudotoxoplasmosis syndrome
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Psychogenic Movement

 

 R Ramsay Hunt Syndrome I
Ramsay Hunt Syndrome II
Rasmussen's Encephalitis
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome
Refsum Disease
 
Refsum Disease - Infantile
Repetitive Motion Disorders
Repetitive Stress Injuries
Restless Legs Syndrome
Retrovirus-Associated Myelopathy
 
Rett Syndrome
Reye's Syndrome
Rheumatic Encephalitis
Riley-Day Syndrome

 

S Sacral Nerve Root Cysts
Saint Vitus Dance
Salivary Gland Disease
Sandhoff Disease
Schilder's Disease
 
Schizencephaly
Seitelberger Disease
Seizure Disorder
Semantic Dementia
Septo-Optic Dysplasia
 
Severe Myoclonic Epilepsy of Infancy (SMEI)
Shaken Baby Syndrome
Shingles
Shy-Drager Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
 
Sleep Apnea
Sleeping Sickness
Sotos Syndrome
Spasticity
Spina Bifida
 
Spinal Cord Infarction
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumors
Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Spinocerebellar Atrophy
 
Spinocerebellar Degeneration
Steele-Richardson-Olszewski Syndrome
Stiff-Person Syndrome
Striatonigral Degeneration
Stroke
 
Sturge-Weber Syndrome
Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
Subcortical Arteriosclerotic Encephalopathy
SUNCT Headache
Swallowing Disorders
 
Sydenham Chorea
Syncope
Syphilitic Spinal Sclerosis
Syringohydromyelia
Syringomyelia
 
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 

 


Tabes Dorsalis
Tardive Dyskinesia
Tarlov Cysts
Tay-Sachs Disease
Temporal Arteritis
 
Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
Thomsen's Myotonia
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thyrotoxic Myopathy
Tic Douloureux
 
Todd's Paralysis
Tourette Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack
Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
Transverse Myelitis
 
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor

V

 W Wallenberg's Syndrome
Werdnig-Hoffman Disease
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
West Syndrome
Whiplash
 
Whipple's Disease
Williams Syndrome
Wilson Disease
Wolman’s Disease

Y

Z