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chronic ischemic microangiopathy

A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Ischemia. : Monocular ischemia most likely causes shots a in one eye. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) and pituitary adenoma causes symmetrical bilateral schotoma.
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Dr. William Dieck
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends on VF defect: Plaquinil and ischmic optic nerve disease may produce similar visual field defects, however, examination should be able to differentiate the two. Pit ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
Exam will help: Only with an exam can one pin down the etiology of the scotomama . The appearance of the optic nerve will help determine the cause. More than likely ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
No : Not curable but can be treated by managing the underlying diseases causing missed like diabetes and hypertension and high cholesterol
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Ischemica cerebrum: You have had damage to your brain blood vessels most likely caused by high blood pressure. But many other causes.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Aspirin...: Blood supply to the mentioned areas are compromised. HTN, DM, Vasculitis, Atherosclerosis, Embolism,can be responsible. Starting with aspirin and doin ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald McCarren
36 years experience Neurology
Lack of blood deep : In the brain. This condition is most commonly seen in individuals with one or all of the following: 1. Hypertension 2. Diabetes 3. Hyperlipidemia ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Parse the words: Chronic = long-standing. Microvascular = small blood vessel. Ischemic = insufficient blood flow. Technically such a condition can affect any organ in ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Solomon
37 years experience Neurology
Small artery Disease: Diffuse chronic ischemic changes in the brain are often reported on MRI scans of those over 50. Diffuse: scattered through the brain. Chronic: it's ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vitalie Lupu
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Misnomer: Great question. Ther is no chronic sm vessel ishchemic disease. It is invented by radiologists. It does not have treatment.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Described often: Presume on mri, white matter lesions as noted, which are usually nonspecific, but can be associated with hypertension, diabetes, or high blood fats ca ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
39 years experience Neurosurgery
Chronic ischemia: What you are seeing on the mr are common aging changes seen on mr. As for a "cure" being available, not at the moment and likely years before any solu ... Read More

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