leukoencephalopathy

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Related to leucoencephalopathy: Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
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leu·ko·en·ceph·a·lop·a·thy

n. leucoencefalopatía, cambios progresivos en la materia blanca del cerebro encontrados en niños que padecen de leucemia y que se asocian a lesiones producidas por radiación y quimoterapia.
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leukoencephalopathy

n leucoencefalo-patía; progressive multifocal — leucoencefalopatía multifocal progresiva
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Imaging characteristics of cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leucoencephalopathy (CADASIL).
Yeh et al., "Neuropsychiatry: lupus and reversible posterior leucoencephalopathy syndrome: A challenging clinical dilemma," Rheumatology, vol.
Retinal arterial abnormalities correlate with brain white matter lesions in cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leucoencephalopathy. Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2008;36:532-6.
JCPyV infections have been associated with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) patients and with the development of progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy (Kazory and Ducloux, 2003), whereas BKPyV may cause polyomavirus-associated nephropathy (PVAN), a major cause of kidney graft failure in kidney transplant patients (Costa et al., 2009).
Structural and metabolic brain abnormalities in preclinical cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leucoencephalopathy. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2009; 80: 41-7.
Unconsciousness and coagulopathy developed 30 minutes after the bite; MRI revealed signal intensity alteration in the caudateandlenticular nuclei aswell asthethalami, alongwith involvement of the cortical rim suggestive of an asymmetrical leucoencephalopathy with the DW image excluding ischemia.
Plant, "Anton syndrome, with vivid visual hallucinations, associated with radiation induced leucoencephalopathy," Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, vol.
Leucoencephalopathy after inhaling "heroin" pyrolysate.
This includes Cryptococcal meningitis, Toxoplasmosis, Guillain-Barre syndrome, Pyogenic meningitis, Cytomegalovirus encephalitis, Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy, Hypertensive stroke (Ischaemic/haemorrhagic) and Communicating hydrocephalus; however, we had excluded Tubercular meningitis to group into extrapulmonary tuberculosis.