Encephalomalacia

What is Encephalomalacia?

In medicine, cerebral softening (encephalomalacia) is a localized softening of the brain substance, due to hemorrhage or inflammation. Three varieties, distinguished by their color and representing different stages of the morbid process, are known respectively as red, yellow, and white softening.

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I have been diagnosed with some encephalomalacia in the right frontal lobe extending to frontal horn of lateral ventricle. This is 5.5 years after...

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Encephalomalacia (Cerebral softening) is a localized softening of the brain substance, due to haemorrhage,...

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Hi I need to find out if Encephalomalacia causes migraine headache s? And is medical treatment available for my problem? I had massive head trauma...

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First of all, I would like to clarify that your migraines are not related to encephalomalacia (scarring of...

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could encephalomalcia be related or caused by lupus or is it just a venous...

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Regarding the encephalomalacia seen on the MRI of the brain, Cerebral softening (encephalomalacia) is a localized...

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