A female asked:
Adopted daughter 7 had an mri showed old infarcts to left occipital/ left temporal lobes. she was recently dx mosaic turners syndrome. possible cause?
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Preventive Medicine 41 years experience
Infarcts (DeadCells): are a result of either loss of blood supply or trauma. At her age (though artery disease is typically present in 1/2 US citizens by age 7 y/o by US autopsy data going back to the 1920s), trauma/(self or other induced abuse) to her head is overwhelmingly the likely basis. Look up brain/cerebral infarct on Google.com & be aware that most result from artery Ds./clots, decades after onset, not trauma.
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