Clinical data during hospitalization were collected from the hospital information system and included general information (age and sex); risk factors for cerebrovascular diseases (hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, hyperhomocysteinemia, previous stroke, coronary heart diseases, atrial fibrillation, smoking, alcoholism, and a family history of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases); and initial clinical manifestations of pontine
Serial magnetic resonance imaging of central pontine
12,13,22) The neuroimaging presentation of brain pathology associated with prenatal Zika virus infection correlates well with our postmortem findings of micrencephaly and cortical malformations, white matter reduction, ventriculomegaly, encephalomalacic pseudocysts, calcifications, and cerebellar and pontine
and extrapontine myelinolysis: report of a case with tragic outcome.
Direct projections from the periaqueductal gray to the pontine
micturition center (M-region).
An MRI scan of the brain may reveal complications such as central pontine
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Pontine
Glioma, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Distribution of the cases according to the location of the hemorrhage Cerebellar Hemorrhage 8 Ponto-Mesencephallic Hemorrhage 3 Mesencephalic Hemorrhage 3 Pontine
Hemorrhage 10 Ventricular Hemorrhage 4 Occipital Hemorrhage 4 Temporal Hemorrhage 11 Parietal Hemorrhage 18 Frontal Hemorrhage 9 Thalamic Hemorrhage 32 Basal Nucleus Hemorrhage 58 Note: Table made from bar graph.
fibres are more severely affected compared with descending cortico-spinal tracts.
One notable case study discusses delayed neurological deterioration including worsening of dysarthria and ataxia several months after pontine
hemorrhage (Menezes Cordeiro, Tavares, Reimao, Geraldes, & Ferro, 2013).
This negative trend is occurring in several Mediterranean islands (Tavolara, Pianosa and Montecristo) as well as the Pontine
The 10-year-old was diagnosed with diffuse instrinsic pontine
glioma, a highly aggressive and dif-ficult to treat tumour found at the base of the brain.