Leukoaraiosis

Leukoaraiosis describes the nonspecific changes in the cerebral white matter frequently seen on CT and MRI in aged individuals. The term leukoaraiosis was first coined in 1986 as a descriptive term for rarefaction (“araiosis”) of the white matter, showing up as decreased density on CT and increased signal intensity on T2/FLAIR sequences performed as part […]
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