What is moyamoya disease?

Moyamoya Disease

Moyamoya syndrome is a disease in which certain arteries in the brain are constricted. Blood flow is blocked by the constriction, and also by blood clots (thrombosis).

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Moyamoya Disease - Prognosis
... Symptomatic Moyamoya disease have occurred in individuals with seemingly asymptomatic stability thought due to vascular insufficiency secondary to brain trauma which may result from axonal shearing and ... long term outlook for patients with treated moyamoya seems to be good ...

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