Dr. Sanchez is an Adult Neurologist based in Koronadal City and General Santos City, South Cotabato, who provides expert diagnosis and medical management of the common diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscle.
April Ariane R. Sanchez-Tugas, MD, FPNA
What Are Measles
What you need to know about MEASLES. Be extra careful and vigilant! If these signs and symptoms exist consult a doctor as soon as possible!
Understanding Brain Infections
WHAT ARE BRAIN INFECTIONS? Brain infections are caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi, or parasites. These infectious agents cause inflammation of the affected brain area. Other parts of the Central Nervous System, such as the Spinal Cord, are often included in the infection. Depending on the location of the infection, different names are given to the diseases. BRAIN INFECTIONS Meningitis is the inflammation of the meninges, or the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. Causes: – Bacteria – Fungi (e.g. Cryptococcus) – Tuberculosis – Virus Encephalitis involves inflammation of the brain substance itself. Causes: – Infection from a virus » » » [Read more]