Dr Abhinav Gupta is a Neurologist at Sarvodaya Hospital, Kavi Nagar Indl. Area, Ghaziabad. Dr. Gupta’s areas of expertise lies in headache, epilepsy, strokes, among others.
Epilepsy FAQ: What is epilepsy?
Epilepsy is a neurological disorder in which patient suffers from seizures/fits (abnormal shaky/jerky movements of the arms/legs), staring gaze, uprolling of eyes, & sometimes, loss of consciousness.
What is Meningitis?
Meningitis is the inflammation of the tissues surrounding the brain and the spinal cord i.e. the central nervous system. This infection is created either by a bacteria or a virus. Since the infection lies in close proximity to vital organs, the condition is considered as a medical emergency.