encephalosclerosis

encephalosclerosis

 [en-sef″ah-lo-sklĕ-ro´sis]
hardening of the brain.
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en·ceph·a·lo·scle·ro·sis

(en-sef'ă-lō-sklĕ-ro'sis),
A sclerosis, or hardening, of the brain.
See also: cerebrosclerosis.
[encephalo- + 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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en·ceph·a·lo·scle·ro·sis

(en-sef'ă-lō-skler-ō'sis)
A sclerosis, or hardening, of the brain.
See also: cerebrosclerosis
[encephalo- + G. sklērōsis, hardening]
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en·ceph·a·lo·scle·ro·sis

(en-sef'ă-lō-skler-ō'sis)
A sclerosis, or hardening, of the brain.
[encephalo- + G. sklērōsis, hardening]
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