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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?
Good question: You may have suffered a traumatic brain injury, and could possess a post-traumatic encephalopathy. However, symptoms of schizophrenia are very different, and a psychiatrist should be very adept at distinguishing one from the other. Neuropsychological testing may be the way to sort out. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
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've had a head injury and concussions over the years. In the last 6 months I have had recurring post concussive symptoms but no new trauma. Why?
Hi i m experiencing involuntary muscle movemnts, i had a kind of head injury 2 years back,is it dangerous to hv muscle movmnt?
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