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Term:
middle cerebral artery infarction (DOID:3525)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior cerebral artery infarction 
CADASIL +   
cerebral amyloid angiopathy +   
cerebral artery occlusion 
Cerebral Autosomal Recessive Arteriopathy with Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy  
intracranial aneurysm +   
middle cerebral artery infarction  
NECROSIS occurring in the MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY distribution system which brings blood to the entire lateral aspects of each CEREBRAL HEMISPHERE. Clinical signs include impaired cognition; APHASIA; AGRAPHIA; weak and numbness in the face and arms, contralaterally or bilaterally depending on the infarction.
Moyamoya disease +   
Multi-Infarct Dementia  
posterior cerebral artery infarction 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Left Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction ;   MCA Infarction ;   MCAO ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Circulation Infarction ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Embolic Infarction ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Embolus ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Stroke ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Syndrome ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Thrombosis ;   Middle Cerebral Artery Thrombotic Infarction ;   cerebral infarction, middle cerebral artery ;   right middle cerebral artery infarction
Broad Synonyms: THROMBOTIC STROKE
Primary IDs: MESH:D020244
Definition Sources: MESH:D020244

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