cerebellar hemisphere


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Noun1.cerebellar hemisphere - either of two lateral lobes of the cerebellum
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system
cerebellum - a major division of the vertebrate brain; situated above the medulla oblongata and beneath the cerebrum in humans
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A computed tomography (CT) scan of her head performed on admission showed a non-contrast-enhancing process involving the inferior half of the left cerebellar hemisphere (Figure 1a).
Tissue from the cerebellar hemisphere was processed through a multistep protein extraction procedure described previously (Cortes et al.
Contrast MRI scan of brain revealed a solitary ring enhancing lesions in the left cerebellar hemisphere with mild obstructive hydrocephalus above the 4th ventricle (Figure 1,2).
Brain sections recommended to establish a diagnosis in most cases of dementia include medulla, pons, midbrain, cerebellar vermis, cerebellar hemisphere including the dentate, hippocampus and adjacent parahippocampal gyrus, basal ganglia (caudate, putamen, and globus pallidus), thalamus, middle frontal gyrus, inferior parietal lobule, occipital lobe, superior and middle temporal gyri, cingulate gyrus, spinal cord if available, and any detectable macroscopic lesions.
In addition, a posterior shifting of the transected brainstem beneath the left cerebellar hemisphere could be detected.
An autopsy showed acute vertebral artery thrombosis with infarct in the left cerebellar hemisphere and areas of the brainstem.
The operative field is more extensive than that achieved with other approaches; it extends from the cerebellar hemisphere to the extradural ventral upper cervical spine, and it provides access to tissue outside the spinal canal, such as the ventral strap muscles.
Multiple acute infarcts in the right anterior and posterosuperior cerebellar hemisphere and the left occipital lobe indicated that also other arteries originating from the vertebro-basilary blood supply were involved in this event.
There was extensive necrosis of the entire right cerebellar hemisphere, and the left cerebellar hemisphere also contained large areas of geographic necrosis.
An MRI of the brain showed two acute to subacute infarcts in the posterior aspect of the right putamen, extending into the posterior limb of the internal capsule and the left cerebellar hemisphere.