Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter (VWM disease) is an
autosomal recessive neurological disease. The cause of the disease are
mutations in ...
Feb 24, 2014 ... White matter disease is responsible for about a fifth of all strokes worldwide, more
than doubles the future risk of stroke, and is a contributing ...
"White matter disorders" have a bad name. The first thought is usually that the
disease is progressive and that the affected child is going to have an increasing ...
White matter disease is the wearing away of tissue in the largest and deepest
part of your brain due to aging. This tissue contains millions of nerve fibers, ...
This advantage allowed application of the lesion method, a time-honored
approach at the core of behavioral neurology, to lesions of white matter in the
White matter inflammation causes the brain-blood barrier to become partially
ineffective. ... Charles DeCarli, UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center director.
Particularly in the evaluation of white matter diseases, MR far outperforms any
other imaging technique. Lesions that may be quite subtle or even invisible on
Unlike the west where multiple sclerosis (MS) is the commonest white matter
disease encountered, in the tropics, there are myriad causes for the same.
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 ...
White matter diseases are a group of conditions that predominantly or
significantly affect the white matter of the brain. They comprise a vast