The production of a dense fibrous network of neuroglia
; includes astrocytosis, which is a proliferation of astrocytes
in the area of a degenerative lesion.
Reactive gliosis: gemistocytes
Reactive gliosis: gemistocytic
Reactive gliosis: stellate
cuffs and gliosis
Diagnosis and therapies
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Comments on "Gliosis"
- MRI of brain w/wo contrast: Findings: The gray matter/white matter differential appears well maintained. Scattered areas of high signal in subcortical and periventricular deep white matter, on T2 weighted images, indicating nonspecific gliosis, due to smal... (+)
- Hello, I desperately need help understanding what the results of my MRI below mean.
I have 1 year ago a emergency brain surgery, then one mo after it I started experiencing weird symptoms, swelling of the legs, edema bad I had trouble walking,
when the did... (+)
- My brain mri showed the following. What does this mean and could it mean early Alzheimers?
Small nonspecific foci of abnormal T2 prolongation/FLAIR hyperintensity within the cerrebral white matter. These are nonspecific likely reflect small areas of glios... (+)
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Left i... (+)
- My MRI states I have small focus of nonenhancing signal alteration invloving the left cerebral peduncle.This may be due to Gliosis.
What does this mean and should I follow up with any particular specialist?
- I received an MRi report that said "minimal periventricular and central white matter gliotic foci that are of questionable clinical significance considering their paucity and distribution". What does that mean? (+)
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