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i'm a diabetic and my mri shows chronic microvascular ischaemic changes. what is this and what are the symptoms. i have recently have memory problems

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Dr. Brian Sabb
24 years experience Sports Medicine
Brain MRI right?: On brain MRI your radiology physician saw small signal abnormalities that he or she thought were related to ischemia. These are not uncommon in older patients. What would be good to know is your age and the quantity of the disease that was seen on mr. Your ordering physician will want to put these 2 pieces of information together and talk to you about controlling risk factors to minimize brain dz.
Answered on Nov 18, 2016
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