cerebrosclerosis

cerebrosclerosis

 [ser″ĕ-bro-sklĕ-ro´sis]
morbid hardening of the substance of the cerebrum.
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cer·e·bro·scle·ro·sis

(ser'ĕ-brō-sklēr-ō'sis),
Encephalosclerosis, hardening of the cerebral hemispheres.
[cerebro- + G. sklērōsis, hardening]
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encephalosclerosis

An older term that dignifies "hardening" of cerebral tissue; encephalosclerosis does not correspond to a specific pathological entity, and is not used in the working medical parlance.
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cer·e·bro·scle·ro·sis

(ser'ĕ-brō-sklĕr-ō'sis)
Encephalosclerosis, hardening of the cerebral hemispheres.
[cerebro- + G. sklērōsis, hardening]
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