A 29-year-old female asked:
What are the chances of good recovery for a 22 yrs old TB meningitis patient with chronic lacunar infarcts in right thalamus and left basal gaglia and hydrocephalus? She has some cognitive issues now?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr answered
28 years experience in Pain Management
Not sure: It is really almost impossible to say not knowing the extent of the injuries. In general the brain takes a long time to repair - 6mo to greater than a year. Never underestimate the repairing abilities of the human body. Hope this helps.
Answered on Jan 2, 2017
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