intracerebral haemorrhage


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intracerebral haemorrhage

A generic term for haemorrhage within the cerebral parenchyma which, when superficial, is most commonly caused by contusions and, if deep, more often linked to hypertension and occurs in the putamen, thalamus, internal capsule, cerebellum or pons.

intracerebral haemorrhage

Bleeding inside the brain, usually from a small artery predisposed by ATHEROSCLEROSIS, but sometimes from rupture of a pre-existing small ANEURYSM. Intracerebral haemorrhage causes STROKE.
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This in-hospital based cross-sectional descriptive study was done on 62 patients admitted with diagnosis of spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage on the basis of CT scan in Neurology Unit, Department of Medicine, Patna Medical College and Hospital, Patna.
Exclusion criteria included structural cerebral causes for the intracerebral haemorrhage massive haematoma with a poor prognosis participants in a deep coma (defined as a score of 3 to 5 on the Glasgow Coma Scale [GCS]) or an early surgery to evacuate the haematoma.
intracerebral haemorrhage and infarction varied considerably from the studies in developed countries but varied little from the studies conducted in the developing countries like Thailand and India.
Table 1 shows characteristics of intracerebral haemorrhage in two groups of patients.
In patients with subarachnoid or intracerebral haemorrhage, the mean daily ICP was only significantly associated with the CSF white cell and red cell counts but not the serum albumin concentrations (Table 2) (Figure 2).
Almost a month later Mr Saunders collapsed at home and was rushed to the Neuroscience Centre at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham where a scan showed he was suffering from a spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage.
Incidence, case fatality, and functional outcome of intracerebral haemorrhage over time, according to age, sex, and ethnic origin: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Intracerebral haemorrhage makes about 10% of all strokes and carries a 50% case fatality rate.
Klijn, "Incidence, case fatality, and functional outcome of intracerebral haemorrhage over time, according to age, sex, and ethnic origin: a systematic review and metaanalysis," The Lancet Neurology, vol.
The effect of the results of the STICH trial on the management of spontaneous supratentorial Intracerebral haemorrhage in Newcastle.
So far preliminary data from the collaboration suggests behavioural improvements within 24, 48, and 72 hours after administration of the cells in animals subjected to intracerebral haemorrhage, a consequence of severe traumatic brain injury.