Periventricular means around the ventricle and may refer to: Periventricular
leukomalacia, a disease characterized by the death of the white matter near the ...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Periventricular leukomalacia page compiled by the National Institute of
Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
An easy to understand entry on periventricular white matter, including information
on abnormalities and diagrams.
Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is a type of brain injury that affects infants.
The condition involves the death of small areas of brain tissue around fluid-filled
Jan 16, 2015 ... Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is the most common ischemic brain injury in
premature infants. The ischemia occurs in the border zone at ...
Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is the second most common central nervous
system (CNS) complication in preterm infants, after periventricular hemorrhage.
Periventricular leukomalacia, or PVL, is a type of brain damage that involves the
periventricular white matter of the brain. PVL can cause cerebral palsy...
Nov 13, 2013 ... Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is a term used to describe cerebral white
matter injury, both focal and diffuse. The focal component consists ...
Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) or white matter injury of prematurity affecting
the periventricular zones, and typically results in cavitation and periventricular ...
One of the methods used for grading of periventricular leukomalacia based on
sonographic apearances is as: grade 1: areas of increased periventricular ...