A 59-year-old female asked:
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ct of brain shows multiple old right and a single left chronic thalamic lacunar infarcts measuring up to 1 cm noted. what does all that mean?

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Dr. Mark Gromisch
37 years experience Gastroenterology
Multiple CVA: Basically the ct reveals multiple infarcts or areas of the brain that have been damaged by lack of blood flow. This could have been caused by blood clots blocking arteries in the brain or areas of plaque in blood vessels causing blockage.
Answered on Jan 28, 2015
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