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Cerebral Infarction Summary

Description: The formation of an area of NECROSIS in the CEREBRUM caused by an insufficiency of arterial or venous blood flow. Infarcts of the cerebrum are generally classified by hemisphere (i.e., left vs. right), lobe (e.g., frontal lobe infarction), arterial distribution (e.g., INFARCTION, ANTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY), and etiology (e.g., embolic infarction).

Also Known As: Cerebral Infarction, Left Hemisphere; Cerebral Infarction, Right Hemisphere; Cerebral, Left Hemisphere, Infarction; Cerebral, Right Hemisphere, Infarction; Infarction, Cerebral, Left Hemisphere Show All >>

Networked: 3264 relevant articles (211 outcomes, 408 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Cerebral Infarction

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 12 outcomes 20 studies in 94 results : FDA 80 Generic
  2. phenylmethylpyrazolone : 10 outcomes 1 study in 63 results : IBA
  3. cilostazol (Pletal) : 8 outcomes 8 studies in 31 results : FDA 15 Generic
  4. Dipyridamole (Persantine) : 7 outcomes 3 studies in 12 results : FDA 32 Generic
  5. Heparin (Liquaemin) : 5 outcomes 6 studies in 43 results : FDA 74 Generic
  6. Cytokines : 5 outcomes 3 studies in 23 results : IBA
  7. Anticoagulants : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 36 results : IBA
  8. Messenger RNA (mRNA) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 22 results : IBA
  9. Kallikreins (Kallikrein) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  10. Calcium : 4 outcomes in 21 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Cerebral Infarction

  1. Stroke (Strokes)
  2. Ischemia
  3. Brain Edema (Cerebral Edema)
  4. Brain Ischemia (Cerebral Ischemia)
  5. Infarction
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Key Therapies for Cerebral Infarction

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  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 6 outcomes 7 studies in 31 results
  2. Acupuncture Points (Acupuncture Point) : 6 outcomes in 19 results
  3. Electroacupuncture : 4 outcomes 5 studies in 19 results
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 20 results
  5. Ligation : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 33 results
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