Cascade of neural injury initiated by intracerebral haemorrhage: The steps in the first 4 h are related to the direct effect of the haematoma, later steps to the products released from the haematoma. | BBB=blood–brain barrier. MMP=matrix metallopeptidase. TNF=tumour necrosis factor. PMN=polymorphonuclear cells. | Qureshi, A. I., Mendelow, A. D., & Hanley, D. F. (2009). Intracerebral haemorrhage. Lancet (London, England), 373(9675), 1632–1644.

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