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1

When safer to stent vs. endardarectomy?

stent if

2

Definitions of stroke vs. TIA?

if it shows up in imaging = STROKE

3

what is neuromyelitis optica?

relapsing autoimmune disorder>>inflamm in optic nerve and spinal cord

4

What kind of drug is rituximab?

CD20 inhibitor, monoclonal antibody

5

what does cyclophosphamide treat?

cancers, autoimmune disorders, and AL amyloidosis

6

what causes bilateral acoustic neuromas?

neurofibromatosis type 2

7

what is Keppra?

Levetiracetam, Monotherapy of partial (focal) seizures with or without secondary generalisation