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Hello, I have since 4month permanently visual snow and when i blink I have colored lines ..already had eye exam.im 19 can I have bad brain circulation?
Merits an exam.: For visual symptoms as described, one should seek an examination by an ophthalmologist. It would be prudent not to delay since some problems require surgery on an urgent basis. ...Read more
In de novo epilepsy (age 67) MRI shows signs of slightly poor brain circulation. Is medication for circulation advised? The patient is now on TEGRETOL
Brain circulaton-sz: Why poor circulation ? ischemia (from clogged vessels)? hypoplastic vessels ( born with small vessels? carotids? Did MRI show stroke? Do they have a fib? was the seizure due to stroke/ TIA ( rare)? has the doctor discussed aspirin 81 mg or plavix (clopidogrel) or plental or fish oil ( blood thinners so may cause bleeding) ? f/u and discuss w/neurology http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11286042 ...Read more
Geriatric epilepsy unknown etiology patient on TEGRETOL . Short memory loss and signs of poor brain circulation(MRI), drugs advised?Cavinton ?
Cerebral blood flow: Carbamazepine is a good agent for seizures, but can be associated with cognitive side effects. If the issue is with blood flow in brain, additional details need to be provided. As for Vinpocetine (Cavinton) there is anecdotal evidence of improvement of blood flow, but there is less experience with that drug in regulated markets (eg US FDA) to comment on usage. ...Read more
In december 12 i went for check up at star hospitals hyderabad ap., and i was told, it was sinco (obstruction in blood circulation to brain.
I have chest pain around heart. Behind the heart . That is back pain. My neck is very hard. I feel slow blood circulation to brain. My left is week?
What to do if i heard that when you pass out it cuts off oxygen circulation to the brain. Is that true?
Ciculation: Yes this is exactly why you pass out in the first place. I hope this helps. ...Read more
It's required: Your brain needs a continuous supply of oxygen and glucose. Those essential ingredients reach your brain through the blood circulation. In France, from 1793-1794, the Jacobins devised an efficient method of depriving the brains of about 40,000 citizens of their circulation instantaneously with devastating effects. ...Read more
Hard to say: Normally no, but poor circulation to the brain can result in less oxygen flow to the brain and possibly more pressure buildup. Headaches have many causes. I would see a doctor and provide a history of your headaches and get a thorough exam and whatever testing might be needed to rule out more serious issues. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I did brain MRI some of the results are: there's signal void from the interior and posterior circulation. What does it means?
Need more info: This is likely a statement from the findings section of the mri. Please check the final impression of the report and review the results of your scan with your doctor who ordered the scan. Unfortunately, it is difficult to provide you with more information without seeing the images and reviewing the report. ...Read more