. the mri showed white matter hyperintensity and microvascularischemic , vasculitis or ms. can you please tell me what this means i am so confused and the doctor wont explain to me whats going on. you are my ...
chronic microvascularischemic disease, demyelinating disease , migraine headaches, or history of seizures. What does this all mean? My other MRI s of cervical, lumbar has problems that suggest a near surgeon. ...
TO INDICATE ACUTE INFRACTION. THERE IS BRAIN ATROPHY AND CEREBRAL WHITE MATTER MICROVASCULARISCHEMIC DISEASE .... THE LESION MEASURE 2.8*2.3CM, NOT SIGNIFICANTLY CHANGED FROM PREVIOUS EXAM. THERE IS PERSISTENT ELEVATION ...
Whatmeansischemic leukoencephalopaty and involutuonal changes in MRI results of a 79 yrs old women?
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It means some seepage of the brain fluid into the surrounding white matter and little bit decreased blood supply in few areas. This is age related and might be acceptable as not serious in many people 79 years age.
Hope this helps
how serious is brain chronic small vessel ischemic disease? should I worry and go to a doctor asap?
Good evening. Well anything ischemic is a bit serious and needs attention. Be it small or large vessel. Your brain has many small vessels which supply the useful areas concerned with your speech, motor functions, sensory functions(Lacunar Regions). It is not too serious but at the same time dont ignore it. Consult your neurologist. You may need some form of blood thinners to increase the blood flo
MRI shows that I have sequelae of chronic small vessel ischemic disease. please
help me undestand the medical meaning of it.
Hello dear,welcome to health care magic forum.
That means the part scanned is suffering from a low blood supply, leading to radiological and pathological changes.
The most common cause for this is diabetes, especially poorly controlled.
Hope you got cleared. Thank you.