MRI Brain Vascular Dementia

miklJuly 23, 2016
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Vascular dementia is the second most common type of dementia (after Alzheimer’s disease), affecting around 150,000 people in the UK. The word dementia describes a set of symptoms that can include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. In vascular dementia, these symptoms occur when the brain is damaged because of problems with […]

MRI Brain Vascular Anatomy

miklJuly 23, 2016
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An understanding of cerebral vascular territories is important in understanding stroke and complications from surgery and endovascular procedures. Although one could be excused for thinking that within the brain, such a carefully organised organ, blood supply would be constant, the truth is that a great deal of variety exists. Two main factors contribute to vascular […]

MRI Brain Vascular

miklJuly 23, 2016
8 images
This article corresponds to the classical form of arteriovenous malformation involving the brain parenchyma, which is also referred as a pial arteriovenous malformation, once it is related to the pial vessels 6. These malformations are characterised by a nidus forming the transition between the feeding artery and draining vein. When this transition is made directly […]