cerebrovascular congestion

cerebrovascular congestion

Malignant cerebral edema Neurology Brain edema caused by intracranial vasodilation 2º to autoregulatory dysfunction. Cf Brain edema.
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Autopsy revealed the brain to be diffusely swollen with evidence of cerebrovascular congestion and features of temporal lobe herniation.