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Can you get strabismus from a brain injury?

Can you get strabismus from a brain injury?

Yes: If the injury involves a portion of the brain dealing with eye muscle motion or coordination, than strabismus, a misalignment of the eyes, can occur. ...Read more

Dr. Vasu Brown
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Brain Damage (Definition)

Anything that disrupts tissue integrity can cause brain damage: lack of or reduced oxygen (stroke), viamin deficiency, pressure (hydrocephalus, or, bleeding or tumor inside the skull), blunt or penetrating trauma; infection; inflammation (immune system mediated or otherwise); toxins (alcohol, ecstasy, lead, mercury, arsenic, to name but a few); diseases (ms, diabetes, ...Read more


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Is tattoos ok to get wen had brain injury?

Is tattoos ok to get wen had brain injury?

SEE BELOW: There is not any reason why a brain injury would affect a tattoo, but why do you wish to have one or more placed? ...Read more

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Do people ever get petit mal seizure due to a brain injury?

Do people ever get petit mal seizure due to a brain injury?

Yes: Traumatic brain injury can result in any number of problems - with memory, emotions, motor control, sensation. Due to damage to a portion of the brain caused by the trauma, seizures can develop as scar tissue forms. ...Read more

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I get dizzy during a certain part of the day. Does this sound like a brain injury symptom?

I get dizzy during a certain part of the day. Does this sound like a brain injury symptom?

Sometimes dizzy: If the dizziness occurs at the same time of the day, does it relate to missing a meal, such as lunch. Is it happening just before a meal. Are you taking any medication which might have its maximum effect at that time of the day. ...Read more

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Would a brain injury cause you to get pacns?

Would a brain injury cause you to get pacns?

Not Likely: Primary angiitis of the central nervous system (pacns), is a rare disorder specifically targeting the CNS blood supply. Its' cause is unknown. It is thought to be triggered by infection but no specific agent has been identified. I could find no association with brain injury. ...Read more

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How does one get hypoxic brain injury?

How does one get hypoxic brain injury?

Lack of oxygen: Hypoxia means a lack of oxygen. inadequate oxygen can be acquired from a cardiac/respiratory arrest, from being overcome as a result of a fire, carbon monoxide intoxication, severe respiratory distress. ...Read more

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I have not had periods since before my TBI happened coz the depovera stop them how do I know I will even get them back coz my brain injury now?

I have not had periods since before my TBI happened coz the depovera stop them how do I know I will even get them back coz my brain injury now?

Brain injury: Brain injuries can cause hormonal problems but this is uncommon and it is usually seen in patients with severe brain trauma. It is more likely that the lack of menstrual periods is related to the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) or endometriosis. See your obstetrician for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. William Singer
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Brain Injury (Definition)

Brain injury is a condition in which the brain is damaged due to an injury. Brain injury often results when the head violently and suddenly hits an object or when an object deeply pierces the head. The symptoms of brain injury vary from mild to severe depending on how much the ...Read more


Dr. Mitchell Vogel
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Cross Eyed (Definition)

Cross eyed is where the eyes do not both look straight ahead, but are misaligned so one or both point slightly inward. This can cause a person to have double-vision, since the two images from ...Read more