Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
An epidural hematoma happens when a mass of blood forms between your skull and brain. Learn how to prevent and treat this life-threatening condition.
A subdural hematoma occurs when blood collects on your brain's surface beneath the skull. They usually result from a head injury.
Shaken baby syndrome is caused by forcefully and violently shaking a baby. Learn about shaken baby syndrome symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
There are many types of skull fractures, but only one major cause. Get the facts on fractures and learn about diagnosis and treatment.
A brain tumor is a collection or mass of abnormal cells in your brain. A brain tumor can be cancerous (malignant) or noncancerous (benign).
An acoustic neuroma is a benign tumor that grows on the nerve that connects your brain and your ear.
An aneurysm in the brain is a weak area in an artery in the brain that bulges out and fills with blood. It can be unpredictable and life-threatening, and can cause…
Meningitis can affect you differently depending on your age. Learn more about the symptoms and risk factors for each age group.
Glaucoma is an eye condition that damages your optic nerve. Learn what causes it.
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