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Non specific subcortical white matter

Can you please explain the following

My girlfriend collapsed two days ago and was rushed to hospital where MRI and other tests were carried out.  These were some of the finidings of those tests.  Can you please explain what they mean.  Your help is greatly appreciated.
Non specific subcortical white matter and T2W hyper intensities in the superior frontile gyri.
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368886 tn?1466238884
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Hello.

Hope she is fine. White matter lesions may be due to loss of blood supply to small areas. She also has a superior frontal gyrus lesion. This suggests that was some disturbance in the flow of blood to the anterior part of her brain. She may also have had symptoms of transient ischemic attack.

Alternatively, her MRI picture and her collapse may be unrelated. But the brain lesions will have to be explained. Does she have any other illness diagnosed?

Regards
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