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At the last follow-up, 14 months after surgery, the patient was asymptomatic and the brain CT scan showed complete resolution of the brain edema.
Modulation of AQP4 expression by the selective V1a receptor antagonist, SR49059, decreases trauma-induced brain edema. Acta Neurochir Suppl 2008; 102: 425-9.
Brain edema, not BBB permeability, was the most significant at 3 days after blast-induced traumatic brain injury induced by moderate intensity shock wave
Brain Edema. The brain edema of the mice was evaluated using a previously described method [15].
(23) reported brain edema in seven (35%) cases, pulmonary edema in eight (11.9%), and both brain and pulmonary edemas in one (5%).
Although in vivo MRS studies in both humans and animals have persisted in interpreting elevations in brain Gln as reflecting elevations in peripheral ammonia and brain edema (Venkatasubramanian et al.
MRI studies reveal reversible vasogenic brain edema, with characteristic T2 signal increase in the splenium of the corpus callosum and subcortical white matter.
Two days after birth, US results revealed diffuse brain edema in the baby.
The majority of these agents are found to be ineffective in reducing brain edema, and their efficacy has not been proved by a randomized controlled trial.
They reported that 10 patients with marked brain edema associated with a brain tumor or cerebral infarction showed SAH-like HDAs along the interhemispheric fissure and tentorium cerebelli on CT head.