angiopathy

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angiopathy

[‚an·je′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any disease of the vascular system.
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Functional magnetic resonance imaging detection of vascular reactivity in cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy was extensive and seen within leptomeningeal and cortical arterioles of cortex and cerebellum, as well as within intraparenchymal vessels of the basal forebrain and thalamus.
Tumefactive Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy Mimicking CNS Neoplasm.
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy is now considered an important cause of lobar hemorrhage, multifocal microhemorrhagic in the elderly.
APP locus duplication causes autosomal dominant early-onset Alzheimer disease with cerebral amyloid angiopathy," Nature Genetics, vol.
It was discovered that she died from beta amyloid angiopathy, a form of cerebrovascular disease usually associated with Alzheimer's disease, which could be connected to an abnormally high level of aluminium in her brain.
A similar clinical picture can occur with repeated lobar hemorrhages; these are occasionally seen in hypertension but are more common in cerebral amyloid angiopathy, a condition that is common in Alzheimer's disease.
DR CELESTINO: Although the pathologic entity of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) has been recognized since the first decade of this century, (1) only during the last 10 to 15 years has it attracted increasingly intense interest from the research community.
Marked systemic amyloid angiopathy in patients with val 107 transthyretin mutation.
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy causing large contralateral hemorrhage during surgery for lobar hemorrhage: A case report.