Brain ischemia

What is Brain ischemia?

1. Brain ischemia is a condition in which there is insufficient blood flow to the brain to meet metabolic demand leading to cerebral infarction along with subarachnoid hemorrhage and intracerebral hemorrhage.

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i had a ct scan done and my doctor has just informed me that it looks like brain ischemia n wants me to have an mri done i dont exactly understand...

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The doctor may be speaking of old areas where ischemia may have once occurred though a CT scan is not terribly...

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My husband said yesterday that he had a hard time breathing, he said he might had a stroke, but he ignored it, and this morning he said he kept...

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Thanks for posting your query.
Difficulty in breathing or shortness of breath followed by altered smell sensation like smelling of burnt...

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Would one subependymal lesion along with whit matter lesions I cerebral hemispheres bilaterally indicate ms in a 56 year old female? I had one TIA...

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Thank you for posting your query and providing great detailed description of your symptoms.

I would tend to disagree with your current doctor,...

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