The Dra. Xenia Alonso Curco is a prominent neurologist specializing in Neuropediatria. His career is extensive, and his academic training emphasizes his Master in Pediatric Neurology at the Hospital Sant Joan de Deu. Also part of several medical societies and scientific specialty.
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• More than 10 years of experience• Neurologist Neurology Service of the Hospital Sant Joan de Deu
• Neuropediatria queries in the General Hospital of Catalunya• Guards Service NICU and Pediatric Hospital General de Catalunya• Neuropaediatrician Unit Developmental Disorders• CDIAP neurologist in Cambrils• Outpatient neuropediatrics in Sant Joan de Deu Hospital• Guards in the ICU Pediatric Hospital Sant Joan de Deu• Neurologist in CDIAP Vendrell ...
• Degree in medicine from the University of Lleida (2002)• Doctoral courses at the University of Zaragoza (2005)
• Research Sufficiency recognition by the University of Zaragoza (2005)• Master in Pediatric Neurology at the Hospital Sant Joan de Deu (2008) ...
Publications and conferences
• Numerous presentations at conferences• Publication of chapters and articles on specialty
• Member of the Society of Pediatrics of Aragon, La Rioja and Soria• Member of the Spanish Association of Pediatrics
• Member of the Spanish Society of Pediatric Neurology ...
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Disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a behavioral disorder that begins in childhood and is characterized by an excessive increaDisorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a behavioral disorder that begins in childhood and is characterized by an excessive increase in impulsivity, hyperactivity, as well as difficulty sustaining attention in an activity for a period of time I continued. When this type of behavior is persistent, more frequent and higher than usual in children of age intensity, ends up affecting their school performance and their relations in various areas of their lives. According to the predominant symptoms in the child, the three types of ADHD are the inattentive (inattention), the hyperactive-impulsive, and combined, to comply with symptomatology of both types simultaneously. The origin of this disease is highly genetic and is due to a malfunction of some neurotransmitters (messengers) of the area of the brain responsible for executive system that dominates the ability of concentration and attention. Moreover, in many cases, children affected by ADHD also suffer from other disorders such as depression, anxiety or learning disorders. Therefore, it is important to establish proper treatment appropriate to each patient's diagnosis, but usually psychotherapy with specialized academic support and guidance of parents combined.
Autism is a chronic neurological disorder that is usually diagnosed in the first years of life of children and primarily affecting development in the Autism is a chronic neurological disorder that is usually diagnosed in the first years of life of children and primarily affecting development in the area of social interaction and communication. In addition, often they have repetitive behaviors, both in his actions and speech, although depending on the case and severity some autistic fail to speak. The causes of this disease are not known, but the genetic factor plays an important role in its development. In addition, there is no cure for autism, although behavioral therapies and certain medications can help control symptoms. Asperger syndrome can be considered a mild form of autism, as well as difficulties in speech and social interaction, often characterized as people with this disorder have a clearly above-average skills in a particular area (for example, in the calculation) and a remarkable memory for some details. On the other hand, Rett syndrome is a disorder of the nervous system that is often confused with autism and that is a regression in development that mostly affects the handling of the hands and expressive language.
Neurological development concerns all living baby, aged 2-6 months in their interaction with the environment, cephalic balancing, object manipulation,Neurological development concerns all living baby, aged 2-6 months in their interaction with the environment, cephalic balancing, object manipulation, regulation of sleep stages, vocalizations, emotional displays, etc. With regard to the psychological development is a gradual and progressive stage characterized by a series of behavioral, emotional, social changes and ultimately, transformations related to new needs.
Epilepsy is a disorder characterized by sudden onset of recurrent seizures that are usually diagnosed by testing (EEG and MRI) to determine its cause.Epilepsy is a disorder characterized by sudden onset of recurrent seizures that are usually diagnosed by testing (EEG and MRI) to determine its cause. According to the diagnosis, treatment can be pharmacological, dietary, surgical or avoidance of stimuli that trigger epileptic episodes. This disease can affect people of all ages and appear at any time. Anyway, it is more common childhood epilepsy that appears in children under five, sometimes causing changes in behavior and learning, apart from the typical seizures of epileptic seizures. In addition, there are different types of epilepsy according to its severity and cause. Among the most curious is photosensitive epilepsy, caused by exposure to flashing lights and high intensity, such as computer screens and video games.
Migraine is the most prevalent form of headache characterized by vasospasms. It is a common type of headache that may incur symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and sensibiidad to light. The main symptom is a throbbing pain on one side of the head. Some people also feel a warning sign called aura characterized by causing vision disturbances. Alcohol, stress, anxiety, certain odors, loud noises, bright lights, certain foods and smoking are factors that can trigger a migraine. Although there is no specific treatment, it is key to learn to control tension headaches.
Paralysis cerebral describes a group of developmental disorders psychomotor, causing a limitation of the activity of the person, attributed to problems in developing brain of the fetus or child. Psychomotor disorders of cerebral palsy are often accompanied by cognitive, sensory perception and communication issues, and sometimes, behavioral disorders ".
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