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Dr. George Jacobs
63 years experience Neurosurgery
Seizures ave many ca: Many seizures are caused by unknown factors causing irritability of the cerebral cortex. The fact that your son has not had a seizure ib 15 years is c ... Read More
Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Teen onset seizures: Ideopathic seizures frequently occur in adolescence. There are many factors that can contribute, i.e. Sleep deprivation, alcohol or drug ingestion, e ... Read More

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soren Singel
29 years experience Neurosurgery
CT of the head: Ct scan of the head with fine cuts and reconstructions may show if you have a skull base fracture. If you broke the skull base at the location of the ... Read More
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Dr. James Goodrich
39 years experience Neurosurgery
Head injury: I would suggest seeing a ear doctor that deals wit cochlear implants for hearing as you might be eligible for this device.
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Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
23 years experience Neurology
Variable: Depending on type of damage to brain treatment is planned from nothing to surgery.
Dr. Idan Sharon
28 years experience Neurology
Head injury: Testing by neurologist needs to determine extent and quality of brain injury. Eeg's, mri's and psychometric testing may be employed. There are many ... Read More
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Rest for most: Most head injuries are mild but still require a period of proper rest to allow the brain to recover. You should not return to school, sport or work un ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Head injury: Possible concussion sxs: + or – loss of consciousness, headache / pressure, can't recall event, dizziness, v coordination, ringing in ears, confusion, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
CAT SCan: Computerized tomography (ct) scan of the head allows the brain to be imaged and examined for bleeding and swelling in the brain. It can also evaluate ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Head vs brain: Head injury implies damage to any structure in the head. Brain injury is one aspect of head injury--the most important. Many head injuries do not in ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
17 years experience Family Medicine
Emergency Room: If you consider the injury to be severe, lost consciousness or have a severe headache, go to the Emergency Room where they can evaluate you and depen ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edison McDaniels
Specializes in Neurosurgery
Too vague: This is an incredibly vague ??? If you are concerned you can call your local ER and speak to an RN. If it seems more urgent, go to the ER. Hard to say ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Possible: If the pituitary gland is damaged in a head injury production of growth hormone as well as other hormones could not only stop or slow growth
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
34 years experience Integrative Medicine
High temp bad outcom: In hospitalized patients at risk for ongoing brain injury, the incidence of temperature increases within the range reported to worsen neurologic outco ... Read More
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