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What is the treatment for Leukomalacia and is it cureable ?

What is the treatment of Leukomalacia and is it cureable ?
Asked On : Sat, 22 Jan 2011
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Neurologist 's  Response
Thanks for using Leucomalacia is a white matter change seen on the MRI. It can be seen normally also without any symptoms. It can be serious problems in some children, adults and old age also. So provide clinical details to see whether it is serious or not. Bye

Dr Shiva Kumar
Epilepsy specialist, Bangalore
Answered: Fri, 26 Aug 2011
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Nephrologist Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha's  Response
Thanks for the query

Leukomalacia is a type of brain injury that affects the white matter of the brain. It is most often seen in fetus, children.
There is no treament for leukomalacia and it will be only palliative or rather a symptomatic one. For example if they develop seizure it is treated
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Answered: Sat, 20 Aug 2011
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