"Leukoaraiosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Non-specific white matter changes in the BRAIN, often seen after age 65. Changes include loss of AXONS; MYELIN pallor, GLIOSIS, loss of ependymal cells, and enlarged perivascular spaces. Leukoaraiosis is a risk factor for DEMENTIA and CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Leukoaraiosis" by people in Profiles.
Cerebral Microbleeds and Acute Hematoma Characteristics in the ATACH-2 and MISTIE III Trials. Neurology. 2022 03 08; 98(10):e1013-e1020.
Leukoaraiosis on magnetic resonance imaging correlates with worse outcomes after spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage. Stroke. 2013 Mar; 44(3):642-6.