hemiatrophy


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hemiatrophy

 [hem″e-at´ro-fe]
atrophy of one side of the body or one half of an organ or part.

hem·i·at·ro·phy

(hem'ē-at'rō-fē),
Atrophy of one lateral half of a part or of an organ, as the face or tongue.

hemiatrophy

/hemi·at·ro·phy/ (-ă´tro-fe) atrophy of one side of the body or one half of an organ or part.

hem·i·at·ro·phy

(hem'ē-at'rŏ-fē)
Atrophy of one lateral half of a part or of an organ, as the face or tongue.

hem·i·at·ro·phy

(hem'ē-at'rŏ-fē)
Atrophy of one lateral half of a part or of an organ, as in the face or tongue.

hemiatrophy

atrophy of one side of the body or one half of an organ or part.
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Recent fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) studies proved hypometabolism of the affected hemisphere [8, 9], whereas other studies have suggested that a reduced blood flow through carotid artery due to co-arctation could be the cause of cerebral hemiatrophy [9, 10].
The radiological features of DDMS are distinctive, and may include cerebral hemiatrophy with several parenchymal changes and ipsilateral compensatory hypertrophy of the skull bone and sinuses.
Progressive facial hemiatrophy began when the woman was only 11 years old.
Pneumosinus dilatans after prolonged cerebrospinal fluid shunting in young adults with cerebral hemiatrophy.
Parry-Romberg syndrome, also known as progressive facial hemiatrophy, was first described by Parry in 1825 and Romberg in 1846.
The possible results of first-trimester maternal infection--the congenital varicella syndrome, characterized by cerebral hemiatrophy and abnormalities of the extremities and skin--are well known.
The possible results of first-trimester maternal infection--the con genital varicella syndrome, characterized by cerebral hemiatrophy and abnormalities of the extremities and skin--are well known.
Hemiparesis and hemiatrophy need regular physiotherapy, Splinting and Braces.
Moderate hemiatrophy of the tongue was evident, indicating a right hypoglossal cranial nerve palsy.
4: Dyke Davidoff Maison Syndrome--FLAIR axial MR--left sided hemiatrophy, hypoplasia of left thalamus & lentiform nucleus with white matter hyperintensity with dilatation of ipsilateral lateral ventricle.