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Mahmut E. (Edip) Gurol, MD

  • Phone: 617-726-8459
Department of Neurology


  • Vascular Center
  • Neurology
Clinical Interests
Intracerebral hemorrage (brain bleeds)
Ischemic stroke (brain infarcts)
Acute stroke
Stroke prevention
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa School of Medicine
Residency, Istanbul Medical University
Residency, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship, Istanbul Medical University
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Patient Gateway
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Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


1988 - 1994Medical School Istanbul University
Cerrahpasa Medical School
1995 - 2002Internship, Residency, and Fellowship Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School Hospital
Neurology, Stroke
2003 - 2005Clinical Research Massachusetts General Hospital
Neurology, Clinical Trials Unit
2005 - 2009Residency University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
2009 - 2010

2010 -

Stroke Neurologist
Partners / Massachusetts General / Brigham Women
Stroke and Neurocritical care

Massachusetts General Hospital
Stroke Service

ResearchStructural and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predictors of Hemorrhage Recurrence and Disease Progression in Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
Volumetric MRI markers of tissue injury in Acute Stroke
Determinants and prognostic value of metabolic derangements in acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke


View my most recent publications at PubMed

Gurol ME, Irizarry MC, Smith EE, Greenberg SM
Plasma beta-amyloid and white matter lesions in AD, MCI, and cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
Neurology. 2006 Jan 10; 66 (1): 23-9

Gurol ME, Greenberg SM
Management of intracerebral hemorrhage.
Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2008 Aug ; 10 (4): 324-31

Gurol ME, St Louis EK
Treatment of cerebellar masses.
Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2008 Mar ; 10 (2): 138-50

Gurol ME
Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
Turkish Journal of Neurology. 2009 ; 15 (1): 1-9

Greenberg SM, Grabowski T, Gurol ME, et al
Detection of isolated cerebrovascular beta-amyloid with Pittsburgh compound B.
Ann Neurol. 2008 Nov ; 64 (5): 587-91

Neurology & Stroke Services
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Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-726-8459