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Glossary for Cerebral injury

Medical terms related to Cerebral injury or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abscess: This is an area of puss collected in a cavity which is constituted by necrotised tissue
  • Astrocytoma: A malignant tumour of the nervous system composed of astrocytes.
  • Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
  • Brain abscess: abscess in the brain may involve any of the lobes of the brain
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Cardiac arrest: Sudden loss of cardiac function, where the heart stops beating.
  • Confusion: Mental confusion and impaired thinking.
  • Contusion: any injury that doesnt break the skin but causes some discoloration
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Encephalitis: Infection of the brain (as a symptom)
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Headache: Pain affecting the head or brain area.
  • Hydrocephalus: A condition which is characterized by marked dilatation of the cerebral ventricles
  • Hypoglycemia: Low blood sugar levels
  • Hyponatremia: An electrolyte disturbance involving low sodium levels in the blood. Symptoms are determined by the degree of imbalance. Very low sodium levels can cause water intoxication which can be very dangerous.
  • Hypoxia: This is where there is a reduction of oxygen supply to parts of the body below what is required for adequate perfusion
  • Increased intracranial pressure: Increased pressure inside the skull due to brain swelling or fluid accumulation
  • Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body
  • Meningitis: Infection of the membrane around the brain (as a symptom)
  • Metabolic derangement: a metabolic disorder or derangement occurs when abnormal chemical reactions in your body disrupt this process
  • Migraine: Severe complex headaches that occur periodically
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Stroke symptoms: Brain-related symptoms of bleeding or blockage.
  • Subarachnoid haemorrhage: A condition which is characterized by haemorrhage of blood into the subarachnoid space
  • Trauma-related symptoms: Symptoms related to trauma or injury.
  • Tumor: Abnormal tissue growth which may be malignant or benign.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cerebral injury:

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