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Cerebral Edema in Brain Ischemia and Trauma

  • Y. Shapira
  • A. A. Artru
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Abstract

Cerebral edema is brain swelling caused by accumulation of water and electrolytes. It tends to affect white matter more than the gray and has been classified as cytotoxic and/or vasogenic [1].

Keywords

Head Injury Brain Edema Cerebral Edema Hypertonic Saline Cerebral Blood Volume 
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  • A. A. Artru

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