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Permanent brain damage

Permanent brain damage: Introduction

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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Home Diagnostic Testing and Permanent brain damage

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Permanent brain damage: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Permanent brain damage

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Permanent brain damage: Animations

Drug interactions causing Permanent brain damage:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Permanent brain damage as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Lithium Carbonate and haloperidol interaction
  • Eskalith and haloperidol interaction
  • Eskalith CR and haloperidol interaction
  • Lithane and haloperidol interaction
  • Lithobid and haloperidol interaction
  • Lithonate and haloperidol interaction
  • more interactions...»

Permanent brain damage: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Permanent brain damage

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Permanent brain damage: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Permanent brain damage

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he 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 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 " 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 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 more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often 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 more »

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Permanent brain damage: Related Rare Diseases

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Permanent brain damage: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Permanent brain damage

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How Common are these Causes of Permanent brain damage?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Permanent brain damage. Of the 40 causes of Permanent brain damage that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 36 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Permanent brain damage:

The following list of conditions have 'Permanent brain damage' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Permanent brain damage:

The following list of medical conditions have Permanent brain damage or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
















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Causes of Permanent brain damage Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Permanent brain damage based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Permanent brain damage:

    Medical Conditions associated with Permanent brain damage:

    Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Trauma-related symptoms (724 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes)

    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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