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Could I Be Angry All The Time From A Head Injury 5 Years Ago
I'm diagnosed with schizophrenia. My doctor at the time asking if I had head injury. I did, but did not tell them. Do I have TBI instead of Sz?
A head injury is a condition in which there is injury to the skull, scalp, or brain. The injury may range from a minor bump on the head or a more severe brain injury. The head injury may result in an open wound with visible bleeding or it may result in a closed wound with internal bleeding ...Read more
Post trauma syndrome: Common long term consequence of head injury includes mood disorder. In addition, headaches, dizziness, poor sleep, depressive reaction, poor concentration, etc. These issues need to be addressed by your doctor. Counseling may help and at times mild tranquilizers or mood stabilizers may help. Good sleep patterns are important. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hard to say: There are some studies of some significantly increased risk in the first year or two, but individual long-term risk may have a lot to do with lifestyle and the seriousness or effects of the original injury. What is important is to try to reduce risk. Individuals recovering well from a brain injury develop vulnerability for more serious consequences of a 2nd injury, alcohol, and other risks. ...Read more
When i was 5 I got hit by a car, I had a serve head injury involving my brain. I am now 56 so that was 50 years ago. Since then I have been having he?
Hi my dad met with an accident some 6 years ago.He suffered a head injury.Though he recovered from it he couldn't smell any odours. Please advice.
Smell: Head injuries leave pts with plethora of problems. In his case may have injured olfactory nerve( cranial nerve i). Sits on crib inform plate which is like food grater and if impact in area nerve damaged. Often overlooked in neuro exams. Simple test is can he identify fresh ground coffee.Space doesn't allow details but other minor changes occur like do two tasks at once like drive and talk.See neur. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I suffered a head injury about 3 years ago. Is it normal to still be getting occasional migraines & to still have issues with short term memory?
Concussion: Look up concussion. These seem to be post concussive symptoms. All head injuries vary and depend on the extent of the head injury. Yes is the answer to the question and both seem to improve over time. Having a neurologist or neurosurgeon with the help of a neuropsychologist can be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a head injury over 2 years ago causing blurred vision in my left eye. My vsi is 20/200. Can this be corrected?
Possibly: If your decreased vision is due to refractive error or a cataract, it is very possible that your vision can be improved. However, if the visual part of your brain has been damaged, or your optic nerve, or retina, chance of visual recovery after 2 years is relatively low. A dilated eye exam with an ophthalmologist would give you the best answer for visual potential. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had vlc. Pariet. Sin. Superficialis head injury.I'm in the 31 pregnancy week.My last tetanus vac was before 5.5 years.Can be fatal for me and baby?
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