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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Distinct patterns of intracerebral haemorrhage induced alterations in NF-kappa B subunit, iNOS, and COX-2 expression.
Hoff, "Mechanisms of brain injury after intracerebral haemorrhage," Lancet Neurology, vol.
Serum glial fibrillary acidic protein as a biomarker for intracerebral haemorrhage in patients with acute stroke.
Aviv, "Emergency Imaging of Intracerebral Haemorrhage," Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience, vol.
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Clinical and radiological features of intracerebral haemorrhage in hypertensive patients.
Acute intracerebral haemorrhage is the least treatable form of stroke with the prognosis highly dependent on the volume and growth of the underlying haematoma.
It will initially concentrate on utilising validated models of intracerebral haemorrhage, cavernous malformations, and traumatic brain injury developed by St.
Distinction between intracerebral haemorrhage and infarction is important because proper management of acute stroke syndrome is based on the correct diagnosis of the pathological type.
Out of 100,000 patients, 10-30 suffer spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage. The incidence of intracerebral haemorrhage associated with strokes is approximately 15%.
Intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) can also result in the contamination of cerebrospinal fluid with blood, which has the potential to affect the basal cerebral arteries and cause vasospasm [5-7].