Siderosis

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Siderosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Siderosis" returned 107 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system is a rare and possibly underdiagnosed disorder.
 

Author(s): Yara Dadalti Fragoso, Tarso Adoni, Joseph Bruno Bidin Brooks, Sidney Gomes, Marcus Vinicius Magno Goncalves, Cassio Lemos Jovem, Andre Palma da Cunha Matta, Joao Filipe Oliveira, Fabio Siquinelli, Carlos Bernardo Tauil, Guilherme Navarro Troiani, Paulo Roberto Wille

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2017 Feb;75(2):92-95.

 

Series of cases collected from Brazilian centers.

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2017

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The value of eZIS analysis of Tc-99m ECD SPECT on identifying cerebellar hypoperfusion in a patient with superficial siderosis: A case report.
 

Author(s): Cheng-Yu Wei, Tai-Yi Chen, Ian Shih, Pai-Yi Chiu, Guang-Uei Hung, Hiroshi Matsuda

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Nov;95(47):e5416.

 

Brain perfusion single photon computed tomography (SPECT) is a functional imaging modality and has been widely utilized in evaluation of various kinds of neurological disorders. Easy z-score imaging system (eZIS) is a computer-assisted statistical analysis, based on the comparison ...

Last Updated: 28 Nov 2016

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Cortical superficial siderosis: Prevalence and biomarker profile in a memory clinic population.
 

Author(s): Sara Shams, Juha Martola, Andreas Charidimou, Lena Cavallin, Tobias Granberg, Mana Shams, Yngve Forslin, Peter Aspelin, Maria Kristoffersen-Wiberg, Lars-Olof Wahlund

Journal: Neurology. 2016 Sep;87(11):1110-7.

 

To gain further insight into cortical superficial siderosis (cSS), a new hemorrhagic neuroimaging marker of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), and to investigate the clinical, neuroimaging, genetic, and CSF biomarker profile of cSS in a large, consecutive memory clinic series.

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2016

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The terms "Siderosis" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Diffuse superficial siderosis of the central nervous system: four case reports and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Marta Calvo, Cristina de Miguel, Ana Pinel, José M Ortega, Yolanda Aladro

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2014 Oct;59(8):354-8.

 

Diffuse superficial siderosis of the central nervous system (CNS) is a rare condition due to hemosiderin deposits in the subpial layers of the brain and spinal cord. The source of chronic or recurrent bleeding into the subarachnoid space is detected in only 50 % of cases. The most ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2014

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Spinal intradural extramedullary cavernous angioma presenting with superficial siderosis and hydrocephalus: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Nagaaki Katoh, Takuhiro Yoshida, Takeshi Uehara, Kiyoshi Ito, Kazuhiro Hongo, Shu-ichi Ikeda

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2014 ;53(16):1863-7.

 

A 36-year-old man with progressive hearing impairment visited our hospital complaining of a severe headache. A neurological examination revealed bilateral sensorineural hearing impairment, mild ataxia, hyperreflexia and mild cognitive dysfunction. Brain MRI demonstrated hydrocephalus ...

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2014

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Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system caused by hemorrhagic intraventricular craniopharyngioma: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Masahiko Tosaka, Koji Sato, Makoto Amanuma, Tetsuya Higuchi, Motohiro Arai, Kaoru Aishima, Tatsuya Shimizu, Keishi Horiguchi, Kenichi Sugawara, Yuhei Yoshimoto

Journal: Neurol. Med. Chir. (Tokyo). 2015 ;55(1):89-94.

 

Superficial siderosis is a rare condition caused by hemosiderin deposits in the central nervous system (CNS) due to prolonged or recurrent low-grade bleeding into the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). CNS tumor could be one of the sources of bleeding, both pre- and postoperatively. We report ...

Last Updated: 6 Mar 2015

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