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www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/01.STR.10.6.623

There are 2 other causes of brain swelling, vascular congestion and hydrocephalus; these are not due to edema but may be confused with it. The early literature ...

www.ajronline.org/doi/pdf/10.2214/AJR.11.8081

Edema is a common response to various forms of brain injury, and the causes can be categorized as cytotoxic, vasogenic, inter- stitial, or combined. Identification ...

www.ajronline.org/doi/full/10.2214/AJR.11.8081

Mechanisms of cerebral edema in arteriovenous shunts are incompletely understood. Potential causes include impaired venous drainage, arterial steal ...

www.lecturio.com/magazine/cerebral-edema

Jul 8, 2019 ... Definition. Cerebral edema is defined as the excess accumulation of water in the intracellular and extracellular spaces of the brain. Epidemiology.

www.uptodate.com/contents/cerebral-edema-

…in rapid and severe brain swelling, especially in children . In summary, the major causes of increased ICP include: Intracranial mass lesions (eg, tumor, ...

www.lhsc.on.ca/critical-care-trauma-centre/critical-care-trauma-centre-275

This accumulation of water is called "edema" or swelling. When the brain has suffered an injury for any reason, the inflammatory response will cause water to ...

www.visualdx.com/visualdx/diagnosis/cerebral+edema?diagnosisId=50674&moduleId=101

Apr 6, 2018 ... Causes include severe brain trauma, ischemic stroke, meningitis, encephalitis, hepatic encephalopathy, brain cancer, diabetic ketoacidosis, ...

www.brighamandwomens.org/neurology/critical-care-neurology/eclampsia

Treatment of cerebral edema. It is common for the increased blood pressure associated with pre-eclampsia to cause leakage of fluid from the blood vessels ...

www.stritch.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/Radio/curriculum/Neurology/edema_2013.htm

Diffuse cerebral edema: Common causes are head trauma, high altitude, malignant hypertension and anoxia. · Localized cerebral edema: Occurs with any lesion ...

www.webmd.com/brain/brain-swelling-brain-edema-intracranial-pressure

Sep 14, 2020 ... The most common causes of TBI include falls, vehicle crashes, being hit with or crashing into an object, and assaults. The initial injury can cause ...