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Prognosis of Cerebral Atrophy

Prognosis for Cerebral Atrophy: The prognosis for individuals with the disorder varies. Progressive cerebral atrophy is fatal because the atrophy spreads to all parts of the brain. Cerebral atrophy that is limited to a specific area of the brain affects normal functioning, however, it is not necessarily fatal. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Cerebral Atrophy Information Page: NINDS) ...see also Overview of Cerebral Atrophy

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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Cerebral Atrophy usually refers to the likely outcome of Cerebral Atrophy. The prognosis of Cerebral Atrophy may include the duration of Cerebral Atrophy, chances of complications of Cerebral Atrophy, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Cerebral Atrophy, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Cerebral Atrophy. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.


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