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Chronic Ischemic Small Vessel Disease Atrophy

03/02/2009

Question:

The doctor just did a CT scan when I fell.  He told me he found chronic ischemic small vessel disease atrophy, and said it was unusual to find it in people my age. I am only 50.

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