Items tagged “brainstem”

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Brainstem glioma

Brainstem Glioma
Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 11 Mar 2009
68% complete
MRI
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Brainstem glioma

Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Al Salam
Published 19 Apr 2010
84% complete
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Capillary telangiectasia

Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Yume Kohno
Published 17 May 2010
65% complete
MRI
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Brainstem ganglioglioma

Ganglioglioma
Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Al Salam
Published 18 Sep 2010
74% complete
MRI
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Pontine haemorrhage

Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 14 Oct 2010
100% complete
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Bilateral middle cerebellar peduncle lesions

Involvement of both middle cerebellar peduncles is uncommon, but has a relatively long differential, including 1: neurodegenerative diseases multiple systemic atrophy (MSA) olivopontocerebellar atrophy Shy-Drager syndrome spinocerebellar atrophy metabolic diseases  adrenoleukodystrophy ...
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Brainstem cavernoma

Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 23 Jun 2011
53% complete
MRI
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Brainstem glioma

Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 20 Feb 2013
98% complete
MRI
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Diffuse pontine glioma

Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou
Published 22 Apr 2013
83% complete
MRI
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Brainstem nuclei

The brainstem nuclei are the nuclei in the brainstem. These include: the cranial nerve nuclei red nucleus substantia nigra
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Brainstem

The brainstem is the most caudal part of the brain. It adjoins, is structurally continuous with the spinal cord and consists of the: midbrain (mesencephalon) pons (part of the metencephalon) medulla oblongata (myelencephalon) The brainstem provides the main motor and sensory innervation to t...
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Neuroglial brainstem cyst

Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 22 Nov 2013
74% complete
MRI
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Medulla oblongata

The medulla oblongata (or simply medulla) is the most caudal part of the brainstem and sits between the pons inferiorly and spinal cord superiorly. It is the transition from the spinal cord to the brain. The medulla contains the vital autonomic cardiovascular and respiratory centers controlling...
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Medial medullary syndrome

Medial medullary syndrome, also known as Dejerine syndrome, represents less than 1% of brainstem stroke syndromes. Thrombotic or embolic occlusion of small perforating branches from vertebral or proximal basilar artery supplying the medial aspect of medulla oblongata cause this rare syndrome. It...
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Claude syndrome

Claude syndrome is one of the brainstem stroke syndromes in which there is infarction of the dorsomedial aspect of the midbrain secondary to occlusion of the small perforating branches of the posterior cerebral artery supplying this area. The infarction involves the medial aspect of red nucleus ...
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Brainstem stroke syndromes

Brainstem stroke syndromes refer to a group of syndromes that occur secondary to occlusion of small perforating arteries of the posterior circulation. The resulted infarction has characteristic clinical picture according to the involved area however, generally there is ipsilateral cranial nerve ...
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Inferior medial pontine syndrome

Inferior medial pontine syndrome (or Foville syndrome) is one of the brainstem stroke syndromes occuring when there is infarction of the medial inferior aspect of the pons due to occlusion of the paramedian branches of the basilar artery. This infarction involves the following: corticospinal tr...
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Lateral pontine syndrome

Lateral pontine syndrome, also known as Marie-Foix syndrome, refers to one of the brainstem stroke syndromes which occurs due to occlusion of perforating branches of the basilar and anterior inferior cerebellar (AICA) arteries. This results in infarction of the lateral aspect of the pons which p...
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Hemimedullary syndrome

Hemimedullary syndrome, also known as Babinski-Nageotte syndrome, occurs as a result of the occlusion of the ipsilateral vertebral artery proximal to the posterior inferior cerebellar artery and its anterior spinal artery branches. This situation causes lateral medullary infarct and medial medul...
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Basilar artery thrombosis

Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino
Published 28 Aug 2011
56% complete
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