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White matter, named for its relatively light appearance resulting from the lipid content of myelin, refers to axon tracts and commissures. White matter tissue of the ...

DeMyelinating Diseases Of The Brain - Center for Functional MRI

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NORMAL WHITE MATTER. The white matter of the brain is located in the central and subcortical regions of the cerebral and cerebellar hemispheres and ...

Periventricular White Matter Lesions - Dizziness-and-balance.com

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Nov 2, 2014 ... Periventricular white matter lesions can be seen (the white spots towards ... frontal atrophy and subcortical white matter T2 hyperintense foci.

What Is Subcortical White Matter? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

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Subcortical white matter is the part of the brain that has a high concentration of nerve fibers. It's primarily responsible for...

Classification of white matter lesions on magnetic resonance ... - NCBI

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May 8, 2008 ... This disruption may occur even when cortical and subcortical gray matters are intact. Destruction of white matter may be especially critical in ...

The clinical importance of white matter hyperintensities on brain ...

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Jul 26, 2010 ... Various potential mechanisms could account for the association of white matter hyperintensities with dementia. Firstly, subcortical neural ...

Subcortical White Matter Infarcts - Stroke

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Subcortical White Matter Infarcts. Comparison of Superficial Perforating Artery and Internal Border-Zone. Infarcts Using Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance ...

Prevalence of cerebral white matter lesions in elderly people: a ...

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There is evidence that especially periventricular white matter lesions are related to cognitive decline, whereas subcortical white matter lesions may be related to ...

White matter disease of the brain: what do we know about it? Should ...

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Sep 4, 2012 ... I frequently get asked about white matter disease of the brain. ... 3 or 4 small T2 hyperintensities identified in the subcortical white matter of both ...

Understanding White Matter Disease - Stroke

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Dec 8, 2008 ... Diffuse ischemic white matter disease impairs executive functioning, ... this chronic subcortical vascular disease, which is epidemic in our aging ...

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The Clinical Importance of White Matter Hyperintensities on Brain MRI

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Do white matter hyperintensities detected on MRI serve as an indicator of future risk ... are located in the deep white matter, typically sparing subcortical U-fibres,  ...

Silent brain infarction and subcortical white matter lesions increase ...

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J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2006 Mar-Apr;15(2):57-63. Silent brain infarction and subcortical white matter lesions increase the risk of stroke and mortality: a ...

Cerebral White Matter - NCBI - National Institutes of Health

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Lesions of the cerebral white matter (WM) result in focal neurobehavioral syndromes, ... Lesions of subcortical structures or projection/striatal fibers disrupt the ...