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Posted on Mon, 7 Aug 2017 in Brain and Spine
Question: Hi I am 41 yrs old. Have done a MRA and the observations shows mild generalised parenchymal atrophy. Pls suggest what does that means
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Answered by Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha 1 hour later
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Overall brain matter shrinkage

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

I have gone carefully through your query and understand your concerns. A generalised parenchymal atrophy means that overall the entire brain matter is showing shrinkage. Usually it occurs with advancement in age. No interventions are needed. However, active participation in brain activities is recommended.

Let me know if I could help further.

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