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Radiology.what is a small focal of cortical atrophy in the mid left cerebellar hemisphere peripherally with mild widening of the adjacent sulci?

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Dr. Lali Sekhon answered

Specializes in Neurosurgery

It sounds like a focal age related change.

Answered Oct 10, 2015

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Dr. Ernst Garcon answered

Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology

That part of the brain is shrinking. It could be related to excessive alcohol consumption, ischemia or old stroke.

Answered Sep 1, 2019

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