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A 37-year-old female asked:

36 yr old woman - mra came back clear. mri showed focal region of encephalomalacia w/in posterior aspect of right cerebellar hemisphere. meaning?

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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 47 years experience
Prior injury: Encephalomalacia indicates and area where there has been some thinning of the cerebellar cortex implying some sort of prior insult (stroke, injury, infection).

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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