What is cerebrovascular disease?

What is cerebrovascular disease?

Stroke (for patients & families)

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Answer 1
January, 2021

Good afternoon! This is a disease that causes pathology of the vessels of the brain and, as a result, impaired cerebral circulation. Usually CVD develops against the background of atherosclerosis and hypertension. There are acute and chronic types of cerebrovascular diseases. Acute include:

  • acute hypertensive encephalopathy;

  • transient ischemic attack;

  • hemorrhagic or ischemic stroke.

Answer 2
January, 2021

Your question is answered by the therapist of the Medical Center "XXI Century" Martynenko Nastasya Anatolyevna:

Cerebrovascular insufficiency is a chronic cerebral ischemia resulting from diffuse or focal lesions of the cerebral vessels, leading to slowly progressive dysfunction. Among the main causes of cerebrovascular disease are atherosclerotic lesions, arterial hypertension, chronic heart failure, congenital or acquired vascular anomalies, diabetes mellitus, systemic vasculitis, etc.

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