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Table 1 Brain MRI patterns in sepsis

From: Understanding brain dysfunction in sepsis

Brain MRI findings References
Acute changes  
Cytotoxic edema (hippocampus, cortex) ischemic lesions [29, 31]
Vasogenic edema [29, 31]
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) [30, 70]
Chronic changes observed in survivors  
White matter disruption [71]
Brain atrophy [25, 72]
(frontal cortex, hippocampus)