A 49-year-old member asked:
Can brain damage caused by a blow or shock to the head show up on an mri?
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Radiology 21 years experience
Yes: Yes, but not always. Some damage may take years to be visible on mri.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Would brain damage caused by a blow to the head show up on an MRI?
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Neurology 19 years experience
Brain injuries & MRI: Some brain injuries show on MRI, like contusion, bleeding, etc. Not all injuries show on an MRI. Concussion may appear as no injury on MRI.
3.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 35-year-old member asked:
Could i cause myself brain damage by turning my head fast?
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Nuclear Medicine 52 years experience
3.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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