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icd 9 code for microvascular ischemic change
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51 years experience Neurology
Unfortunately YES: Diabetes is one of many causes of accelerated cerebral artery and arteriole constriction due to atherosclerosis. Other causes include aging, hyperten ... Read More
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yes: It along with hypertension (high blood pressure) are the most common causes of chronic microvascular changes.
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24 years experience Internal Medicine
Vascular dementia.: The second most common form of dementia (after Alzheimer's) is vascular dementia, also known as multi-infarct dementia. An accumulation of tiny infar ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Stroke: These small micro vascular changes seen on MRI are called "lacunar infarcts", which is a result of uncontrolled blood pressure for a long time.
37 years experience Cardiology
? mini-stroke: Microvascular changes are sometimes referred to a mini-strokes but usually cause no symptoms. However, they suggest a risk of more and worse damage un ... Read More
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Pain: Feeling of cold. Blanching. Numbness.
A 44-year-old female asked:
13 years experience Neurology
Brain: My opinion on chronic microvascular changes...Most important is how bad. Sometimes there are a few small speckles seen in people with migraines that a ... Read More
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24 years experience Sports Medicine
Brain MRI right?: On brain MRI your radiology physician saw small signal abnormalities that he or she thought were related to ischemia. These are not uncommon in older ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
26 years experience Neurosurgery
Aging changes: As we get older, arteries harden and we see small vessel changes in the brain due to aging. They simply mean the brain doesn't work as well as it did ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
32 years experience Vascular Surgery
Skin Changes: Ischemic changes usually noted in the skin caused by blockages of the very small blood vessels inside tissues like the skin. Seen most commonly in dia ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
38 years experience Cardiology
Ischemia: Ischemia is a technical term for "lack of oxygen". Microvascular means the smallest of blood vessels. Think of the plumbing in your house. The microva ... Read More
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