Periventricular means around the ventricle and may refer to: Periventricular
leukomalacia, a disease characterized by the death of the white matter near the ...
Nov 2, 2014 ... MRI (Magnetic resonance image) of the brain. This is section is in the horizontal
plane, just above the ears. Periventricular white matter lesions ...
Jan 16, 2015 ... Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is the most common ischemic brain injury in
premature infants. The ischemia occurs in the border zone at ...
An easy to understand entry on periventricular white matter, including information
on abnormalities and diagrams.
When a person suffers a periventricular leukomalacia injury, these functions are
impaired. PVL is a strikingly common causal factor among children with cerebral
Periventricular heterotopia is a condition in which nerve cells (neurons) do not
migrate properly during the early development of the fetal brain, from about the ...
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
Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) or white matter injury of prematurity affecting
the periventricular zones, and typically results in cavitation and periventricular ...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Periventricular leukomalacia page compiled by the National Institute of
Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
At Boston Children's Hospital, our specialists have already helped many infants
diagnosed with periventricular leukomalacia (PVL), a type of brain injury most ...