Pathomechanisms of Ischemic Brain Edema

  • I. Klatzo
  • R. Suzuki
  • F. Orzi
  • F. Schuier
  • C. Nitsch


At the present time, the most widely used classification, based on recognition of the two basically different pathomechanisms involved, differentiates brain edema into vasogenic v. cytotoxic types9.


Cerebral Blood Flow Cerebral Ischemia Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion Brain Edema Vasogenic Edema 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Klatzo
    • 1
  • R. Suzuki
    • 1
  • F. Orzi
    • 2
  • F. Schuier
    • 2
  • C. Nitsch
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Neuropathology and Neuro-anatomical SciencesNINCDSBethesdaUSA
  2. 2.Laboratory of Cerebral Metabolism NIMHNational Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA

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