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Alcoholic Cerebellar Degeneratio

Alcoholic Cerebellar Degeneratio
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This is an example of how the cerebellum atrophies in patients with a history of chronic alcohol use. The dark areas in between the folia represent space which is not present in young, healthy cerebellum. The unnecessarily large red arrow points to one of these spaces. In one of the images below, you can see an example of what normal, healthy cerebellum looks like.

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