Thank you for posting your query.
First of all, I would like to reassure you that the MRI abnormalities in your mom's case are minor, and there is no need to worry.
) may cause confusion, and so, if possible it should be stopped and replaced with another anti seizure
drug such as sodium valproate
For mini strokes (small vessel ischemic changes), a blood thinner such as aspirin
, should be started.
For diffuse volume loss, no specific treatment is available. It could be normal for age or it could be a part of Alzheimer's disease. This can be confirmed by a clinical examination by a neurologist
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist