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*  Primary and secondary brain injury
... cerebral edema (swelling of the brain); changes in the blood flow to the brain; and raised intracranial pressure (the pressure ... Primary and secondary brain injury are ways to classify the injury processes that occur in brain injury. In traumatic brain ... Other factors in secondary damage are breakdown of the blood-brain barrier, edema, ischemia and hypoxia. Ischemia is one of the ... It occurs after a variety of brain injury including subarachnoid hemorrhage, stroke, and traumatic brain injury and involves ...
*  Intraparenchymal hemorrhage
Intracerebral hemorrhages and accompanying edema may disrupt or compress adjacent brain tissue, leading to neurological ... A CT scan is the best test to look for bleeding in or around your brain. In some hospitals, a perfusion CT scan may be done to ... In some hospitals, a perfusion MRI scan may be done to see where the blood is flowing and not flowing in your brain. Angiogram ... Substantial displacement of brain parenchyma may cause elevation of intracranial pressure (ICP) and potentially fatal ...
*  Neurooncology
Dural metastases can invade the underlying brain and cause focal edema and associated neurologic symptoms. These processes tend ... 4. Brain Stem Gliomas Brain stem glioma is a distinct category of central nervous system tumor because of its unique location ... Brain metastasis can be single or multiple and involve any portion of the brain. Metastasis to dural structures generally ... 1. Brain Tumor Presentations In general, patients with primary brain tumors or single metastatic tumors can present with any of ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Brain Diseases: Cerebral Edema
Increased intracellular or extracellular fluid in brain tissue. ... "Health ... Cerebral Edema" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - ... The Toronto Brain Vascular Malformation Study Group A definition, classifications, pathophysiology and treatment of cerebral ...
*  Animal model of ischemic stroke
Koizumi, J.; Y. Yoshida; T. Nakazawa; G. Ooneda (1986). "Experimental studies of ischemic brain edema. I: a new experimental ... This approach is useful to study hypoxic ischemia in the developing brain, since newborn rat pups are utilized in this model. ... However, in various settings global ischemia is also relevant, e.g. in global anoxic brain damage due to cardiac arrest. ... After intravenous injection of photosensitive dyes like rose-bengal, the brain is irradiated through the skull via a small hole ...
*  Acute liver failure
Larsen FS, Wendon J (2002). "Brain edema in liver failure: basic physiologic principles and management". Liver Transpl. 8 (11 ... hepatic encephalopathy leads to cerebral edema, coma, brain herniation, and eventually death. Detection of encephalopathy is ... Consider a brain computed tomography (CT) scan to rule out other causes of altered or impaired mental status. Stimulation and ... It may vary from subtle deficit in higher brain function (e.g. mood, concentration in grade I) to deep coma (grade IV). ...
*  Mutation (novel)
They both inexplicably die at age three because of brain edema. Victor later finds out they had been given the antibiotic ... This causes their brains to grow too large for their skulls, killing them. Their parents, however, were told their children had ...
*  Minocycline
2007). "Minocycline-induced hypersensitivity syndrome presenting with meningitis and brain edema: a case report". Journal of ... De Picker LJ, Morrens M, Chance SA, Boche D (2017-12-21). "Microglia and Brain Plasticity in Acute Psychosis and Schizophrenia ... Its activity against Lyme disease is enhanced by its superior ability to cross the blood-brain barrier. Although minocycline's ... Minocycline with anti-psychotic and neuroprotective effects exacerbated dizocilpine(MK-801)-induced brain cell apoptosis ...
*  Median lethal dose
"Acute methamphetamine intoxication: brain hyperthermia, blood-brain barrier, brain edema, and morphological cell abnormalities ...
*  Hepatic encephalopathy
This can be thought of as an example of brain edema of the "cytotoxic" type. Despite numerous studies demonstrating the central ... There is increased activity of the inhibitory γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA) system, and the energy supply to other brain cells is ... A CT scan of the brain usually shows no abnormality except in stage IV encephalopathy, when cerebral oedema may be visible. ... It may be supported by blood ammonia levels, an electroencephalogram, or a CT scan of the brain. Hepatic encephalopathy is ...
*  Cécile Vogt-Mugnier
Brain Edema XII: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium : Hakone, Japan, November 10-13, 2002. Springer. pp. 29-32. ... ISBN 978-0-521-87906-4. "Origins". MPI Brain Research. Max Planck Institute for Brain Research. 2012. Retrieved 6 May 2014. " ... This was taken over in 1964 by the University of Düsseldorf and remains one of the largest collections of brain slices in the ... The collection of animal and human brain sections, the largest in the world... was in a sense her personal property; she was ...
*  Pathoclisis
T. Kuroiwa; A. Baethmann; Z. Czernicki (1 January 2004). Brain Edema XII: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium : ... Pathoclisis (from -clisis meaning "predisposition" in Ancient Greek) is the theory that certain specialized parts of the brain ... the brain is remarkably heterogeneous in its cellular composition. The wide variety of cell types might thus be the basis for ...
*  Coagulation factor II receptor
"Time course of upregulation of inflammatory mediators in the hemorrhagic brain in rats: correlation with brain edema". ...
*  Betty Ting
Death was allegedly caused by an allergic reaction that resulted in brain edema (swelling of the brain). The coroner described ... 1967: The Purple Shell 1968: Tomorrow is Another Day 1968: The Brain-Stealers 1969: Dear Murderer 1969: The Singing Escort 1969 ...
*  MMP9
"Time course of upregulation of inflammatory mediators in the hemorrhagic brain in rats: correlation with brain edema". ... Brain. 128 (Pt 7): 1622-33. doi:10.1093/brain/awh489. PMID 15800021. Vandooren J, Van den Steen PE, Opdenakker G (2013). " ... Wu H, Zhang Z, Hu X, Zhao R, Song Y, Ban X, Qi J, Wang J (June 2010). "Dynamic changes of inflammatory markers in brain after ... Elevated MMP9 levels can be found in the cases of rheumatoid arthritis and focal brain ischemia. One of MMP9's most widely ...
*  Thrombin
"Time course of upregulation of inflammatory mediators in the hemorrhagic brain in rats: correlation with brain edema". ... "Inhibition of prostaglandin E2 receptor EP3 mitigates thrombin-induced brain injury". Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and ...
*  Aquaporin 4
In addition, they play a role in brain water transport, cell migration, brain edema, metabolism and cell homeostasis. Other ... "Time course of upregulation of inflammatory mediators in the hemorrhagic brain in rats: correlation with brain edema". ... both the development and resolution of the cerebral edema that occurs following an injury like TBI or stroke and around brain ... Water flowing into and out of the brain or spinal cord is assisted by AQP4. Here, AQP4 channels respond passively to osmotic ...
*  Repinotan
Neurological worsening, cerebral hemorrhage, and brain edema were the most common severe effects. However, repinotan was ... It is able to cross the blood-brain barrier- a highly selective barrier that separates circulating blood from the brain's ... upon focal ischemic brain damage caused by acute subdural hematoma in the rat". Brain Research. 845 (2): 232-235. doi:10.1016/ ... However, it was instead trialed as a candidate for reducing brain injury following head trauma. The drug was then examined as a ...
*  Intravascular volume status
... edema) the most important being brain edema which in turn will cause more vomiting. Hypernatremic (abnormally high blood sodium ... Extrarenal causes include bleeding, burns, and any causes of edema (e.g. congestive heart failure, liver failure, etc.). ...
*  Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine
Criscuolo GR (1993). "The genesis of peritumoral vasogenic brain edema and tumor cysts: A hypothetical role for tumor-derived ... "Understanding the Social Brain in Autism" YJBM accepts submissions under the following areas: Original Research Case Reports ... "Hypothalamic Hunger-Promoting Neurons Regulate Higher Brain Functions and Longevity" Ronald S. Duman, Ph.D., June 2013, " ...
*  Dialysis disequilibrium syndrome
Cerebral edema was thus attributed to osmotic effects related to a high urea gradient between plasma and brain. Clinical signs ... Chen CL, Lai PH, Chou KJ, Lee PT, Chung HM, Fang HC (2007). "A preliminary report of brain edema in patients with uremia at ... There are two theories to explain it; the first theory postulates that urea transport from the brain cells is slowed in chronic ... The second theory postulates that organic compounds are increased in uremia to protect the brain and result in injury by, like ...
*  Oskar Vogt
Brain Edema XII: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium : Hakone, Japan, November 10-13, 2002. Springer. p. 29-32. ... "Origins". MPI Brain Research. Max Planck Institute for Brain Research. 2012. Retrieved 6 May 2014. Helga Satzinger - Femininity ... In 1945 Lenin's brain was still in the Institute of Berlin[citation needed]. According to claims of two Belgians, L. Van ... He found that Lenin's brain showed a great number of "giant cells", which Vogt saw as a sign of superior mental function. "The ...
*  Kaleth Morales
Doctors confirmed Morales' death on the morning of 24 August due to a marked brain edema, with a deep parietal contusion. ...
*  Aquaporin
... that could potentially solve medical problems such as fluid retention in heart disease and brain edema after stroke. Agre P ( ... such as in fruit fly brain, bacteria, the lens of the eye, and plant tissue. However the first report of protein-mediated water ...
*  Subdural hematoma
Postoperative complications include increased intracranial pressure, brain edema, new or recurrent bleeding, infection, and ... causing further ischemia under the site by restricting blood flow to the brain. When the brain is denied adequate blood flow, a ... As the brain shrinks with age, the subdural space enlarges and the veins that traverse the space must travel over a wider ... If the bleeds are large enough to put pressure on the brain, signs of increased ICP (intracranial pressure) or damage to part ...
*  Proto-oncogene tyrosine-protein kinase Src
2015). "Toxic role of prostaglandin E2 receptor EP1 after intracerebral hemorrhage in mice". Brain Behav Immun. 46: 293-310. ... correlations with angiogenesis and cerebral edema". Neurochem Int. 58 (8): 872-9. doi:10.1016/j.neuint.2011.02.014. PMC 3100427 ...
*  White cerebellum sign
However, evidence suggests that it could be a non-specific indicator of diffuse brain edema which might not be as ominous as ... of the cerebellum due to a generalized decrease in density of the supratentorial brain structures caused by extensive edema. ... epilepticus Bacterial meningitis Encephalitis Severe head trauma Post-cardiac arrest hypoxia Drowning Diffuse brain edema is ... cerebellum sign can be associated with raised intracranial pressure that occurs due to anoxic or ischemic changes in the brain ...