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Old lacunar infarct in the frontal periventricular frontal

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old lacunar infarct in the frontal periventricular frontal white matter and anterior basal ganglia region meaning
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

Hi. A lacunar infarct is a small area of brain tissue death due to what's called small vessel disease. Usually these don't cause any symptoms and require no treatment

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