English translation: extensive damage to left medial (temporal) lobe
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20:55 Jul 19, 2005
German to English translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / CAT brain scan
German term or phrase:Ausgedehnter Mediainsult links
The above phrase is followed by "mit erheblich begleitendem Hirnoedem. The patient concerned has severely sclerosed vertebral and basilar arteries. Under the heading "Problem" there appears simply "Insult"
extensive infarct (or stroke) of the left middle (or medial) cerebral artery
Explanation: Stroke Survivors of Ottawa (Canada)
... due to extensive collateral connections exist between the arterial systems
... The most common artery involved in stroke is the **middle cerebral artery** ... www.strokesurvivors.ca/index.php?nav=blood_supply
Diagnose - [ Translate this page ]
Ein apoplektischer Insult, auch als Schlaganfall bezeichnet, ... Ein apoplektischer
Insult ist gekennzeichnet durch ein neurologisches Defizit (= Ausfall ... www.schlaganfall.info/diagnose.htm
Insult: short for 'apoplektischer Insult' (Schlaganfall) which is 'stroke' or 'infarct' in English. I came across this term a lot while working as a physiotherapist specializing in neurology. The middle cerebral artery is THE artery most often hit by strokes.
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