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Cerebrovascular disorder

Introduction: Cerebrovascular disorder

Description of Cerebrovascular disorder

Cerebrovascular disorder (medical condition): Conditions that affect the blood vessels in the brain. Cerebral refers to the brain and vascular refers to vessels. Strokes can result from blood ...more

Cerebrovascular disorder: See also:

Cerebrovascular Conditions:
  »Introduction: Cerebrovascular Conditions
  »Symptoms of Cerebrovascular Conditions
  »Treatments for Cerebrovascular Conditions

Cerebrovascular disorder: broad category of disorders of blood flow in the arteries and veins which supply the brain; includes cerebral infarction, brain ischemia, brain hypoxia, intracranial embolism and thrombosis, intracranial arteriovenous malformations, etc; not limited to conditions that affect the cerebrum, but refers to vascular disorders of the entire brain.
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Cerebrovascular disorder: Related Topics

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Cerebrovascular disorder as a Disease

Cerebrovascular disorder: Another name for Cerebrovascular Conditions (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Cerebrovascular Conditions
  »Symptoms of Cerebrovascular Conditions
  »Treatments for Cerebrovascular Conditions

Cerebrovascular disorder: Related Diseases

Cerebrovascular disorder: Cerebrovascular disorder is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Cerebrovascular disorder (Cerebrovascular Conditions)

Some of the symptoms of Cerebrovascular disorder incude:

Treatments for Cerebrovascular disorder (Cerebrovascular Conditions)

Treatments for Cerebrovascular disorder (Cerebrovascular Conditions) include:

  • Treatment choices can vary depending on the underlying cause
  • Medications to reduce risk of stroke: Ticlopidine, Clopidogrel, Sulfinpyrazone, Aspirin
  • Surgery - involves removing plaques from carotid artery in order to restore full blood flow.
  • Carotid angioplasty and stenting
  • Preventative measures may include:

Treatment of Cerebrovascular disorder: For more treatment information about Cerebrovascular disorder, see treatment of Cerebrovascular Conditions (Cerebrovascular disorder)

Cerebrovascular disorder: Related Disease Topics

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More specific terms for Cerebrovascular disorder:

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Broader terms for Cerebrovascular disorder

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