Concussion: Brain injury causing loss of consciousness and bruising of the brain.
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causes, and treatments of Concussion is available below.
Symptoms of Concussion
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symptoms of Concussion
Treatments for Concussion
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treatments for Concussion
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Concussion?
Concussion: Related Patient Stories
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Alternative Treatments for Concussion
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Diagnostic Tests for Concussion
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Causes of Concussion
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Disease Topics Related To Concussion
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Concussion: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Concussion
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
This was...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions,
such as a stroke or ...read more »
Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis.
The condition goes by the...read more »
MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
This is particularly true of mild traumatic...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed.
It may be misdiagnosed as ...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return.
A...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See misdiagnosis...read more »
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Concussion: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Concussion: Rare Types
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Definitions of Concussion:
Injury to the brain caused by a blow; usually resulting in loss of consciousness
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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