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mri scan shows ischemic gliosis? waht is it and what is its treatment?

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Dr. Stephen Hofkin
28 years experience Radiology
Gliosis: Gliosis is essentially what is left over in the brain after some injury. Think of it as scar tissue. Ischemic means it is result of decreased blood flow for some reason.
Answered on Jul 12, 2020
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Dr. Stephen Hofkin
28 years experience Radiology
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Scaring of the brain due to decreased blood flow to that part of the brain, usually the result of stroke.
May 27, 2015

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