From the case: Brain herniation types

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  • Cerebral herniation - “ Cerebral herniation, also referred to as acquired intracranial herniation, refers to shift of cerebral tissue from its normal location, into an ad...”
  • Subfalcine herniation - “ Subfalcine herniation, the most common cerebral herniation pattern, is characterised by displacement of the brain (typically the cingulate gyrus) ...”
  • Transtentorial herniation - “ Transtentorial herniation is a type of cerebral herniation. There are two types: descending transtentorial herniation, more frequently known as u...”
  • Tonsillar herniation - “ Tonsillar herniation is a type of cerebral herniation characterised by the inferior descent of the cerebellar tonsils below the foramen magnum. T...”
  • Uncal herniation - “ Uncal herniation is a subtype of transtentorial downward brain herniation, usually related to cerebral mass effect increasing the intracranial pre...”

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