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Diffuse cerebral atrophy
rajrishi posted:
I have 3 months old baby boy. He suffered from meningitis and MRI of brain revealed following facts:
Diffuse cerebral atrophy.
A large well defined intracerebral haematoma in the right high frontal lobe.
III defined patchy areas of altered signal intensity showing diffusion restriction seen in the bilateral paraventricular white matter and posterior limbs of the bilateral internal capsules.

Finding are s/o HIE
.......Please tell me what is diffuse cerebral atrophy. And if all the above problems are curable or not?

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