infartos lacunares múltiples, subcorticales y de ganglios basales

English translation: lacunar infarction

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Spanish term or phrase:infarto lacunar
English translation:lacunar infarction
Entered by: Marion Marshrons

04:42 Feb 26, 2001
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Spanish term or phrase: infartos lacunares múltiples, subcorticales y de ganglios basales
Results of medical tests as cited in court case.

"Estudio tomográfico seriado que demuestra lacunares múltiples, subcorticales y de ganglios basales."
Marion Marshrons
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:16
Serial CT scanning ....
Explanation:
...showing multiple lacunar infarctions, subcortical and at the basal ganglia.

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Elena
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Summary of answers provided
namultiple subcortical and basal ganglia lacunar infarcts
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
naSerial CT scanning ....
Elena Sgarbo (X)
na(a caution regarding "myocardial" above)
Heathcliff
naINFARCTION...
dany2303
namultiple organic dementia, subcortical and basal ganglia myocardial infarctions
Albert Golub


  

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16 mins
multiple organic dementia, subcortical and basal ganglia myocardial infarctions


Explanation:
thanks to the great help of grandictionnaire
hope it helps

Albert Golub
Local time: 11:16
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22 mins
INFARCTION...


Explanation:
"Complex Lacunar and subcortical Infarction of basal ganglions"

Good luck!

dany2303
Local time: 06:16
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32 mins
(a caution regarding "myocardial" above)


Explanation:
"Myocardial" and "infarction" are medical terms that keep close company, but in this case we're dealing with brain damage, not heart attacks.

A word to the wise...

HC

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 02:16
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1 hr
Serial CT scanning ....


Explanation:
...showing multiple lacunar infarctions, subcortical and at the basal ganglia.

Suerte
Elena


    I'm an MD in the USA
Elena Sgarbo (X)
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4 hrs
multiple subcortical and basal ganglia lacunar infarcts


Explanation:
This is the clearest way to describe this condition.

OR
multifocal encephalomalacia, with subcortical and basal ganglia lacunar infarcts (OR involvement)

OR:
multiple lacunar infracts, involving the subcortical white matter and basal ganglia

mutliple lacunar infracts, involving the subcortical and basal ganglia structures (OR areas)

multifocal encephalomalacia involving the subcortical (white) matter and basal ganglia

Cerebral Infarction = Encephalomalacia)

OR multicystic encephalomalacia, with ...


Multiple cysts affect the cerebral cortex, subcortical white matter, basal ganglia

Computerized tomography (CT) scans may demonstrate bilateral low-density areas with mild mass effect in the cortex and subcortical white matter...

cerebral infractions,

encephalomalacia =

small lesions' in the basal ganglia.

Turnbull and Banister (1985), found 22 lacunes (59%) in the basal ganglia, internal capsule, thalamus, and/or subcortical white matter. [...]
The latter were smaller (68%), cortical (58%) and multiple (37%). The clinical features did not correlate with the presence or absence of infarction on CCT. They were often associated with cardiac or vascular lesions


    GDT 2001, TERMIUM, Medical Journals (abstracts), Internet
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 11:16
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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