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Brain Injuries

Introduction: Brain Injuries

Description of Brain Injuries

Brain Injuries (medical condition): Brain injury from trauma or accident....more »

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Traumatic Brain Injury:
  »Introduction: Traumatic Brain Injury
  »Symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury
  »Tests for Traumatic Brain Injury

Brain Injuries: Acute and chronic (see also BRAIN INJURIES, CHRONIC) injuries to the brain, including the cerebral hemispheres, CEREBELLUM, and BRAIN STEM. Clinical manifestations depend on the nature of injury. Diffuse trauma to the brain is frequently associated with DIFFUSE AXONAL INJURY or COMA, POST-TRAUMATIC. Localized injuries may be associated with NEUROBEHAVIORAL MANIFESTATIONS; HEMIPARESIS, or other focal neurologic deficits.
Source: MeSH 2007

Brain Injuries: Related Topics

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Brain Injuries as a Disease

Brain Injuries: Another name for Traumatic Brain Injury (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Traumatic Brain Injury
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Brain Injuries: Related Diseases

Brain Injuries: Brain Injuries is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Brain Injuries (Traumatic Brain Injury)

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Brain Injuries: Article Excerpts about Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs when a sudden physical assault on the head causes damage to the brain. The damage can be focal, ... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Traumatic Brain Injury Information Page: NINDS)

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Hierarchical classifications of Brain Injuries

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