Leukomalacia, Periventricular

Known as: leukomalacia periventricular, PVL, Leukoencephalopathy, periventricular 
Degeneration of white matter adjacent to the CEREBRAL VENTRICLES following cerebral hypoxia or BRAIN ISCHEMIA in neonates. The condition primarily… (More)
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1953-2018
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2008
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2008
The cellular basis of myelin deficits detected by neuroimaging in long-term survivors of periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Neuroimaging studies indicate reduced volumes of certain gray matter regions in survivors of prematurity with periventricular… (More)
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2004
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2004
Periventricular leukomalacia is a form of hypoxic-ischemic cerebral white matter injury seen most commonly in premature infants… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES Periventricular leukomalacia is necrosis of the cerebral white matter adjacent to the lateral ventricles and results… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL), the major substrate of cerebral palsy in survivors of prematurity, is defined as focal… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Between 1986 and 1998, eight cases of community-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus strains carrying the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) affects the developing white matter of neonatal brain. Inflammatory and infectious… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Periventricular white matter injury, that is, periventricular leukomalacia (PVL), the dominant form of brain injury in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE Periventricular leukomalacia, a common neonatal brain white matter lesion, is a major risk factor for cerebral palsy… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE Periventricular leukomalacia, a common brain white matter lesion in preterm neonates, is a major risk factor for… (More)
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