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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Unlikely: The vast majority of closed head injuries are merely bumps or bruises and rarely cause any consequences. If you had lost consciousness, or lost memor ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
No problems: At this point it sounds like be is doing well just chalk it up to the school of hard knocks.
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Dr. Jeffrey Gene Kaplan
51 years experience Pediatrics
Head injury, 2yrsOld: Frontal bruse and think contra coup from rapidly deceleration on a fixed vessel, the skull; i.e., the visual cortex of the brain would have been distu ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Sounds normal: I wouldn't use "brain injury" as a descriptor (too loaded with worry)but a kid can be cranky for 1-2 wks after a simple fall.Toddlers can have the equ ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sivakumar Jaikumar
24 years experience Neurosurgery
How small is small: Yes.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Likely: This is critical in professional sports these days, and is called "post-traumatic encephalopathy", and the consequence of repetitive head injuries.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
18 years experience General Practice
Uh, no...but...why?: Notwithstanding the close to impossible likelihood the urine was highly concentrated with a neurotoxin (in which case the donor would probably be dead ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience Pediatrics
No but: I would wonder about anyone who drinks urine.
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Likely: These calcifications are a sign indicating his brain was infected during pregnancy by one of several possible agents that damage nerve cells. The seiz ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: Breath holding may result in loss of consciousness but breathing is under automatic control. You would start breathing again immediately. The degree o ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Define brain damage: Marijuana use can lead to addiction and dependance and many experts consider these to be a form of "brain damage". There is strong evidence that pro ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Contact-collision: sports do carry a risk of concussion & head & neck injuries. Read http://www.teamusa.org/~/media/USA_Judo/Images/Sports%20Med/basicsinthejudoa ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alfred Parkhill Hand
20 years experience Radiology
Damage?: Do you mean damage from physical trauma? Many things can cause similar symptoms. Medications are probablly the most common cause of altered mental sta ... Read More

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