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white matter microvascular disease

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Dr. Mijail Serruya
16 years experience Neurology
Patchy insulation: Chronic means this process has been going on for years in the brain. White matter is the part of the brain where the "communication cables" are, and t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
34 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: On etiology. It is commonly due to diabetes, in that case good control of diabetes helps. Treatment is directed towards the underlying cause of micro- ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Microvascular disease: read this: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartAttack/SymptomsDiagnosisofHeartAttack/Coronary-Microvascular-Disease-MVD_UCM_450320_Article. ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Microvascular diseas: It is difficult to explain it this limited space. Refer to the following website for simplistic explanation: http://www.Heart.Org/heartorg/conditions/ ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nishant Kalra
19 years experience Cardiology
Small vessel: The big coronary vessels divide and subdivide to form micro vessels which supply the muscles of the heart. Diseases like diabetes can cause atheroscle ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Microvascular diseas: It means the diffuse microvascularity at the distal end of the arterial tree is narrowed so that end vessel flow is impaired and unless a way can be f ... Read More
A 91-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Small brain vessels: The carotids and vertebrals and branches with names are macro.The small intra cerebral vessels are micro. If atherosclerosis deposits in small vessel ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Clinically: This is a clinical diagnosis when stress tests and angiograms reveal no significant obstructions but individuals still have anginal symptoms...In part ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Cvd: Micro vascular disease is a clinical diagnosis base d on a spectrum of findings and symptoms. Unless we have biopsy proof it is hard to prove.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suresh Gupta
43 years experience Internal Medicine
COPD Vascular Diseas: Patient with advanced copd, if due to nicotine abuse, usually the case, will have micro vascular disease, all over. It is a systemic disease. Hence fo ... Read More
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