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A 41-year-old female asked:

7 years ago my brain scan showed perfusion notable for patients age and inflammation on left hand side. i was 35 having memory loss and cognitive difficulties. neurology dismissed me and no further scans. symptoms are worse than then?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
You need to see a neurologist again. What you describe is absolutely abnormal.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 54 years experience
Your depiction of progressive intellectual loss needs updated evaluation. Find a brand new neurologist and start a full re-evaluation, as it appears that in the past, you had focal dominant hemisphere pathology. Updated imaging and psychological testing should be considered.
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Last updated Apr 12, 2022

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