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Permanent brain damage: The occurrence of brain damage in an individual that cannot be reversed. See detailed information below for a list of 40 causes of Permanent brain damage, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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...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 name of " mild...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 brain injury (MTBI), for which the...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 Parkinson's disease or ...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were...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...read more »
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Symptoms related to Permanent brain damage:
Brain injury, Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental symptoms (3121 causes), Brain neoplasms, Hypovolemia (19 causes), Shock (259 causes), Sepsis (42 causes), Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Alcohol overdose, Hypoxic injury
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