"Brain Infarction" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Tissue NECROSIS in any area of the brain, including the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES, the CEREBELLUM, and the BRAIN STEM. Brain infarction is the result of a cascade of events initiated by inadequate blood flow through the brain that is followed by HYPOXIA and HYPOGLYCEMIA in brain tissue. Damage may be temporary, permanent, selective or pan-necrosis.
- Brain Infarction
- Brain Infarctions
- Infarction, Brain
- Infarctions, Brain
Anterior Circulation Brain Infarction
- Anterior Circulation Brain Infarction
- Infarction, Brain, Anterior Circulation
- Infarction, Anterior Circulation, Brain
- Anterior Circulation Infarction, Brain
- Brain Infarction, Anterior Circulation
Venous Infarction, Brain
- Venous Infarction, Brain
- Brain Venous Infarction
- Brain Venous Infarctions
- Infarction, Brain Venous
- Infarctions, Brain Venous
- Venous Infarctions, Brain
- Brain Infarction, Venous
- Brain Infarctions, Venous
- Infarction, Venous Brain
- Infarctions, Venous Brain
- Venous Brain Infarction
- Venous Brain Infarctions
Brain Infarction, Posterior Circulation
- Brain Infarction, Posterior Circulation
- Posterior Circulation Infarction, Brain
- Posterior Circulation Brain Infarction
- Infarction, Brain, Posterior Circulation
- Infarction, Posterior Circulation, Brain
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Brain Infarction" by people in Profiles.
Novel Metabolites as Potential Indicators of Ischemic Infarction Volume: a Pilot Study. Transl Stroke Res. 2021 10; 12(5):778-784.
Acute hemorrhagic complications are associated with lower coated-platelet levels in non-lacunar brain infarction. J Thromb Haemost. 2015 Dec; 13(12):2233-9.
Cerebral microbleeds in nonlacunar brain infarction are associated with lower coated-platelet levels. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014 May-Jun; 23(5):e325-30.
Higher coated-platelet levels are associated with stroke recurrence following nonlacunar brain infarction. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2013 Feb; 33(2):287-92.
Coated-platelets in ischemic stroke: differences between lacunar and cortical stroke. J Thromb Haemost. 2008 Apr; 6(4):609-14.