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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Tapia
12 years experience in Psychiatry
Brain inflammation: Reactive gliosis is a pathology term that refers to the histological appearance of brain tissue on light microscopy where it is observed that glial ce ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Comments: Gliosis is NOT a disease or syndrome, it is a description of an area of scarring in the brain, perhaps secondary to prior trauma or disease. In many ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Gliosis: Gliosis can be seen with MS or CVA's. It ii associated with scarring & production of dense neuroglia involving the central nervous system.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Reichert
34 years experience in Neurosurgery
Ischemic gliosis: The scar tissue that forms in the brain and spinal cord after damage from lack of oxygen or blood flow to a specific area (stroke) or diffusely (heart ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bourgon
21 years experience in Radiology
Some times: Gliosis is essentially a healing response and the changes can be seen on imaging. A variety of injuries, including chronic microangiopathic dz can in ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
There is not: enough information to render an opinion. Gliosis is basically scarring of the brain, so stating that gliosis is not a dominant finding doesn't say mu ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience in Neurosurgery
Gliosis: Gliosis means a form of scarring in the brain. It sounds like that the radiologist reading this MR did not feel it was a prominent finding.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Gliosis and Headache: It is unlikely that the gliosis could lead to headache. It is important to note that brain is actually insensitive to pain as it does not contain any ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience in Internal Medicine
Flair on xray: hello ~ there is just not enough information to answer this question and this is not the right venue for that. You would be better served to make a co ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Gliosis: Is rather non-specific brain inflammation, encountered in a multitude of neurologic conditions from post trauma scarring to multiple sclerosis or neur ... Read More

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